Monthly Archives: January 2012

An Experimental Review: Melancholia

Two sisters. Justine and Claire. Two planets.  Earth and Meloncholia.Two chapters. Two ways of viewing life. Two ways of viewing death. Life is pointless, evil. It would be better if humanity were deceased. Human nature has a sweet outer shell, but at its core is selfish and rotten. Life is brutal at times, but there […]

Morality in a Post Religious World:The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

In 1882 Friedrich Nietzsche penned perhaps one of the most profound, yet simplest sentences ever written: “God is dead”. He did not mean that a God had died. What he intended is that humanity had finally gotten rid of the Judeo-Christian concept of an all knowing all loving God. By ridding the world of this […]

The Silence

“ 11 The Lord said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the presence of the Lord, for the Lord is about to pass by.” Then a great and powerful wind tore the mountains apart and shattered the rocks before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake. 12 After the earthquake came a […]