Monthly Archives: July 2013

Thoughts on the question “what do I want?” – seeking the “right” state of mind

While walking along a stream one day I felt perplexed and confused.  I then found myself asking myself a question:  “What do I want?  What am I seeking?” I found myself even more perplexed and confused . . . I … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the problem of psychology and the times – the ‘mental state of the era’ and ‘the vicious circle of an era’

In a recent conversation I said some things that got onto some interesting points.  This is what I said: It seems to me that most of the mental problems, nowadays, is associated with alienation and dehumanization.  Many current mental disorders seem … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the problem of the inundation of people into college or the University

For many years I have criticized how every kid and their dog must go to college.  Every parent had to set up ‘college funds’ for their kids and every kid “has” to go to college, like it reflected some natural order in … Continue reading

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A dream about almost being arrested – how ‘passive knowing’ hampers us

I had a dream about almost being arrested.  I was somewhere on vacation, it seems, in another city.  It seems that it was like Washington, D.C.  I was with someone.  While I was in my room, about to see the sights, two … Continue reading

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Thoughts on how the U.S. government abuses its own people – the effects of priorities out of whack – the ‘secret crisis’

In a conversation I said something interesting.  It seems I’ve casually mentioned this before but I don’t think I’ve really spoken of it in that much detail though, but here’s some thoughts I had about it: I have always felt that … Continue reading

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