Everyday Symbolism

Everyday Symbolism

The Secret of Uncanny Valley

Japanese scientists have been making rapid strides creating automatons that look and act like human beings.But, in recent years,

Practices

Why Your Everyday Life Needs a Laugh Track

"The life of every individual, viewed as a whole and in general and when only its most significant features are emphasized, is really a tragedy;

Mysteries

How Not to Bring Yourself with You, When You Move

Way up there, on the list of life’s most stressful events, is moving, especially if it involves relocating to another city. I'm planning to move,

Mysteries

Living in the Moment, for a Moment

“Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.” — Mathew 6:34 "There's a special rung in hell reserved for people who waste good scotch."

Mysteries

How to Know Yourself, in Four Easy Steps

Self-knowledge is very difficult to obtain, but it is surely the most valuable desideratum. It can save us from an enormous amount of folly

Mysteries

The Transformative Power of Doing the Opposite

“The wise have always said the same things, and fools, who are the majority, have always done just the opposite.”

Mysteries

When the Door to the Bus Opens, Get On

“This door was intended for you.Now I am going to shut it.”— Kafka, “Before the Law”. We had previously explored Hamlet’s notion of readiness

Mysteries

Hamlet and the Boy Scouts Discover the Secret of Readiness

“Readiness is all.” — Hamlet. “Be Prepared.” — The Boy Scout motto. “Live like a warrior.” — Don Juan Matus.Something stinks,