Tag Archives: God

One Reason I’m an Atheist

A recent conversation with a family member about my lack of belief inspired me to think more about why I’m so different than others in our family.  I left behind religious belief years ago for countless reasons, and I am … Continue reading

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Jeffrey McDaniel – Poetry@Tech

I recently had the pleasure of meeting Jeffrey McDaniel (one of my favorite poets) and you’ll be pleased to know he’s a gentle, down-to-earth man.  He just happens to have one of the sharpest tongues.

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Interview with Allen Ginsberg

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Is Theism a Type of Slavery?

I know several atheists and agnostics who look back fondly on their time as a believer.  They believe that maybe ignorance is indeed bliss. The late, great opponent of theism and belief in the supernatural as a whole, Christopher Hitchens … Continue reading

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On Equal Civil Rights and Private Organizations

Because of all the discussion that has been ignited by the choice of Chick-fil-A to announce their stance against marriage equality and equal civil rights, I’ve been reading through quite a few blog posts and articles.  Although I already talked … Continue reading

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The God Debate: Christopher Hitchens and William Lane Craig

Does God exist?  Does the Judeo-Christian-Muslim God exist?  This is the topic of this debate between two noted scholars and prolific writers.  I find this particular debate valuable because it adheres to a more philosophical, rather than sociopolitical, backbone.  Instead … Continue reading

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Steve Kowit – Raymond

I’ve been receiving advertisements asking me to subscribe to the magazine The Sun for quite some time and I’ve always been interested but not quite enough to send in a check.  I picked up a copy at the San Francisco airport … Continue reading

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Todd Boss – “The Trees – They Were Once Good Men”

A beautiful and haunting Todd Boss poem, animated.  Definitely buy this man’s books. The Trees—They Were Once Good Men and good women, who for whatever reason were never given the keys to heaven, and who stand now arms outstretched to … Continue reading

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Allen Ginsberg reads Howl

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Santorum Targets Higher Education

 GOP Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum seems to be making a career out of making ridiculous statements and slamming President Obama.  I’m sure an entire blog of some length could be dedicated to the silly things he says, but one of … Continue reading

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