Why We Shouldn’t Question Another Person’s Religion

Religion is not stubborn ignorance in the face of science. Religion is a different way of understanding the world, of coping with our inescapable sufferings, with our unavoidable death, of establishing principles and values to guide us in life. While I am not particularly religious myself, I am bothered when intelligent people, usually of scientific … Continue reading Why We Shouldn’t Question Another Person’s Religion

My 25 Reading Rules (Part One)

Christians have the Bible, Jews have the Talmud, Muslims have the Koran, I have 50 reading and writing rules that bring me endless joys and sorrows, and that one day might even bring me immortality and posthumous satisfactions. These reading rules sum up what I have learned about reading over the last 3 years, from … Continue reading My 25 Reading Rules (Part One)