Perfection: The goal, not a dream

"I'm not perfect, I'm human" is an oft-spoken and well-regarded belief about the human situation. Perfection, and those who demand it are seen by many as overly demanding, fascist, unrealistic and unpleasant. This belief has sprung clearly into the forefront, as with all things these days, through its political implications. The whole Trumper, birther, anti-progressive … Continue reading Perfection: The goal, not a dream

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The Greatness of God

God based religion is good but it can also be great. This greatness isn't at all what people imagine it to be: the mega millions and mansions of the televangelists, the absolute centuries old decrees of Rome, or the power and will of extremist followers and their political victories. The greatness is of a completely … Continue reading The Greatness of God

On Mental Illness and Recovery

Generally by the time you realize you have mental illness and share the fact with others, it means you are no longer lost and you are back on the road of sanity and life. Mental illness is not being lost. We cope, deny and self-medicate when lost. We survive. Mental illness happens afterwards, when we … Continue reading On Mental Illness and Recovery