It's just Matt's Blog (4)

Can nature lie?

Can information be inherently deceitful? If it can then we must actively be on guard to protect ourselves from natural lies. If it cannot then humans are the source and cause of misunderstandings, falsehoods, and intentional altering of truth.

 “One man’s trash is another man’s treasures.” “Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder.”"Beauty in things exists merely in the mind which contemplates them." This would also mean that un-beauty or ugliness does not exist naturally. Whatever…

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Added by It's just Matt on May 12, 2012 at 7:08pm — 16 Comments

A Mormon Encounter(AKA how I was not intellectually stimulated)

Are some people beyond reason and logic? In my most recent exploits, I would have to say yes. I would like to believe that there is a chance for the seriously deluded Jesus follower, but evidence to the contrary is consistently appearing before me.



For instance, these "believers" (my neighbors) spoke of how they do not believe in Jesus, they "know" Jesus.Then one of them proceeded to give examples, like miracles. Okay, I say, lets talk about "miracles". Why doesn’t God heal amputees?… Continue

Added by It's just Matt on July 10, 2009 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Why do I exist?

Nearly ever person alive today has thought this question at least once in their lives. The direct answer is not that important, however the indirect ways which come along, are important, at least for me.



Since July 20, 2003 I exist because my child does. She gives my life purpose and meaning. Something to look forward to, something to hope for, and something to treasure for the rest of my living days.



There are people who exist today, that by choice or circumstance don't… Continue

Added by It's just Matt on January 26, 2009 at 1:17pm — 6 Comments

Seek and you will find...

I would like your help,assistance,advice,and guidance. For a few months now, I've been brainstorming ideas for a short story/novel/column,that I want to obviously write.



Initially it was going to be about suicide:at the time this was my strongest emotion.

Since then I've been happier than I can recall and love every second of my life and those lives in it.

I was going to abandon the few things I had written and all ideas regarding it.

I've read blogs lately and noticed… Continue

Added by It's just Matt on January 9, 2009 at 9:56pm — 5 Comments

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