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when reading is not just reading

It’s 5:17 p.m., and I’m in the midst of my daily “reading” block. I put it in quotation marks because I also do things other than reading in the strict sense. My reading block is structured. The first part of … Continue reading

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keeping it real

But there are some people, nevertheless–and I am one of them–who think that the most practical and important thing about a man is still his view of the universe. We think that for a landlady considering a lodger, it is … Continue reading

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The Varieties of Religious Experience by William James

The Varieties of Religious Experience by William James My rating: 5 of 5 stars This classic on the experiential aspects of religion is as fresh, relevant, and authoritative as when it was published in 1902. The qualities of James’s mind … Continue reading

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