The Parable of the Blacksmith and the King

Once upon a time, there was a prosperous kingdom. The people lived in peace and abundance, all thanks to the… Read More

July 14, 2019

Against Fear: Inertia’s Razor and the Culture of Ignorance

Today, we’re going to revisit a topic that I attempted to write about for what would have been the second… Read More

July 11, 2019

The Power of Symbolism and The Architecture of Mind

I was originally going to make this a Twitter thread when I thought about the idea for this article during… Read More

June 30, 2019

Minimum Viable Philosophy (MVP): Keeping it Simple, Stupid

Today, we’re going to talk about my approach to philosophy, which is a little different from how most other people… Read More

June 29, 2019

Not in the Monastery: Enlightenment, Through Struggle

There’s a quote I’ve used in probably four articles on this site that I think finally deserves its own article.… Read More

June 27, 2019

The Unbroken Golden Chain: Inversion and Recombination

There’s a symbol I’ve always been a huge fan of- the Unbroken Golden Chain. This has actually been used a… Read More

June 25, 2019

Traitors in the Palace: Ideology in the Absence of Truth

This article is going to serve as something like the theoretical fleshing-out of a fictional piece I’m planning on adapting… Read More

June 23, 2019

The Culture War and the Blood-Stained Goddess

There’s a topic I’ve touched on briefly a number of times here, but today we’re going all in on it-… Read More

June 20, 2019

Childhood’s End and the Rise of the Metahuman

There’s an idea I’ve been playing with for some time- the notion of the metahuman. I’m convinced that there’s a… Read More

June 9, 2019

The Human Animal: Modernity, Biology, and New Tribes

This is going to be a bit of an exploratory article. Unlike a lot of what I’ve been writing recently… Read More

June 6, 2019