Tag Archives: Philosophy

I’m Ready To Give Up On People

I have famously been described as a “quirky, reclusive introvert“, and that was by me in my yet to be published autobiography, Modern Philosophers. The thing is, I used to think my desire to hide out from the world and … Continue reading

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2018: A New Hope

I love the philosophy that a new year symbolizes a new start, Modern Philosophers. It gives people hope.  It allows them to believe that they are facing the year with a clean slate, and anything can happen.  I’m all for … Continue reading

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Thawing The Brain Stem

It’s cold, Modern Philosophers. I don’t know why that still surprises me after fifteen years in Maine, but Snow Miser and his icy minions seem to sneak up on my every year. Just a couple of weeks ago, I went … Continue reading

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The Stages of Birthday Present Acceptance

One of the fun things about leaving the sanity and security of The House on the Hill, Modern Philosophers, is getting to study the other people inhabiting this planet. As Original Goat Girl often likes to ask, usually with her … Continue reading

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If A Tree Falls In The Forest, Would Trump Blame Obama?

Great philosophical debate is always on the agenda at The House on the Hill, Modern Philosophers. The interns might be annoying, but they do know how to keep the Deep Thoughts flowing. It was the one with the nose ring … Continue reading

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Can We All Just Be Kinder?

Being on vacation has given me a totally different perspective on life, Modern Philosophers. My mind is clear, the constant bombardment of stressors is gone, and I’m spending my day doing exactly what I want.  It makes sense, therefore, that … Continue reading

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How To Survive The Grieving Process

It has been a rough week at The House on the Hill, Modern Philosophers, since Miss Luna went to her new home in Kitty Heaven. As I live alone and don’t have a special someone, I’ve basically been on my … Continue reading

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