Philosophical Ponderings

Just my thoughts about life, happiness and the pursuit of meaning.

May 17, 2020

Marking the Days

Marking the Days

“Time is a relationship that we have with the rest of the universe; or more accurately, we are one of the clocks, measuring one kind of time. Animals and aliens may measure it

May 12, 2020

Listening to God

Listening to God

“In the first place it should be known that if a person is seeking God, the Beloved is seeking the person much more.”
 - St John of the CrossIn the second week of

May 10, 2020

Harsh Realities

Harsh Realities

This is an usual country. My daughters have called it “cringey” because many of what the people here focus on, or prioritise seem corny or superficial to them. When we watch the news

May 6, 2020

My Uncharted Passions

My Uncharted Passions

“The streets of London have their map, but our passions are uncharted. What are you going to meet if you turn this corner?” – Virginia WoolfThe thing I love most about this city, this

Apr 30, 2020

Consider the Ravens

Consider the Ravens

“Consider the ravens, for they neither sow nor reap, which have neither storehouse nor barn; and God feeds them. Of how much more value are you than the birds?” Luke 12 : 24There have

Apr 24, 2020

Seeing the World

Seeing the World

“Many of us have made our world so familiar that we do not see it anymore. An interesting question to ask yourself at night is, What did I really see this day?” -

Apr 22, 2020

Connection

Connection

“Each contact with a human being is so rare, so precious, one should preserve it.” - Anais NinI read recently about how separation is what leads to anxiety. It was in the context