Off Guard….. A Poem

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Hold On: A Piece of Poetry 

Hold on, don’t look back you’ll get caught in the tracks, it’s a trap.

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Do Adults Crush Children’s Natural Perception? Maurice Merleau-Ponty on Phenomenology of Perception

“The perception of other people and the inter-subjective world is problematic only for adults. The child lives in a world which he unhesitatingly believes accessible to all around him.” Maurice Merleau-Ponty

My curious nature always wonders and ponders about the world, however no matter how much I see, read and experience etc, there is no one theory fits all situations, its more of a continuation of thoughts and theories that build up overtime, to try and make sense out of some sense! Due to our individual views of the world determined by our own unique experiences, we tend to construct instinctive assumptions, and thus perceive the world in a particular way.  Continue reading Do Adults Crush Children’s Natural Perception? Maurice Merleau-Ponty on Phenomenology of Perception

Aristotle: On the Pursuit of Happiness

”Happiness depends on acquiring a moral character, where one displays the virtues of courage, generosity, justice, friendship, and citizenship in one’s life.” Aristotle

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The Christmas Man and Me: A Prose Poem 

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Plato: On Reality vs Illusion

“The world of ideas is reality and the world around us is a figment of our imagination”

The reason why I love to explore and discover, such things as philosophy, science  and basically anything to do with us humans and all that surrounds us, is to seek out and get closer to our truth, as early on in life I kinda figured most of what is forced down us is not the real deal and very much an illusion, although back then I couldn’t quite articulate that ,it was just a feeling, and nor was I given the space to question and explore;  therefore all it was to me was a colossal of confusion. However, now I’m able to seek out resources that go into depth about such matters and emotions that I’m feeling at any particular time, to make some sense out of the nonsense.

So in my quest to understand the difference between the real and the illusionary, I came across the works from Plato in Book 7: The Republic. Continue reading Plato: On Reality vs Illusion

Betwixt: A Quatrain Poem 

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