Tagged Christopher MacDonald

Tumbling: Art & Words on Human Meaning

  Tumblr is often heavy on either words or images. Here is an invitation to he whisked away from the ugliness of bitter political attacks and dehumanization to  Azotus Word & Art – a place to go for thought-provoking meditation on the human condition. Art, comics, poetry, short film clips, quotations to restore the soul – all…

Awakened Within a Dream

In attempting to answer the question of human meaning, it is often helpful to turn to story because we are essentially relational beings whose meanings are found in a narrative way. This is how we function:  stories and the narratives we are building, allow, or otherwise envision hold the keys to the meaning of our…

Humans as URLs

Our Uniqueness within Uniformity We like to think in terms of technology often. We talk about our limited “bandwidth” and how much incoming information we can take in and store. It helps us find some common ground in a world dominated by computers, cellphones and high-speed data transfers. I have been thinking about URLs (Uniform…

Amazing States of Being

Recently I read a fun article on unusual mental and feeling “states” but realized there were so many more. Here are twelve additional ones, followed by a more serious reflection on that state of mind we are each looking for: peace of mind (or contentment). De-nouement  Have you ever wished that you could go back…