I was thinking today about the times and places in which forgiveness is meaningful and/or appropriate. Here are the conclusions I came to… First off, I would like to explain what I define as “forgiveness.” Forgiveness, according to me, is state of mind that occurs when someone goes from feeling wronged by a person on […]Read more "Forgiveness as an Involuntary Mental State"
There is something that I didn’t think to include in my original post on humanism. There is another way that my “humanness” defines me, and I think the most important one. In nearly every sense, humanity created me. When I think of the things I’ve come to believe and value throughout my life and the […]Read more "No Cookie for Copernicus"
There are many labels which are fitting to me: Canadian, female, university student, heterosexual, adult, ex-Christian, skeptic, lover of aspartame, etc. Although all these labels and numerous others are correct, which, if any, is the label that I primarily associate myself with? Which is the one that “defines me,” that makes me who I am? […]Read more "What I Mean By “Humanist”"