Category Archives: The Axioms

Independence Day in the USA

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It’s America’s 240th birthday today, and these two past posts of mine still do a good job explaining in a nutshell what I believe as a naturalized US citizen, whose parents immigrated to the US from the Marcos-martial-law-era Philippines, back … Continue reading

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The Virtue of Crushing Routine

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Long-time members of my readership know that I grew up in a Navy family. By the age of ten, I moved four times, crossing the Pacific Ocean and the continental United States three times, and attending four different elementary schools. … Continue reading

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A Friday the 13th Burglary

This past Friday, the 13th of June, my house was burgled. It happened between the hours of 10am and 3pm, when I treated my kid out to viewing How to Train Your Dragon 2, eating a post-movie pizza lunch, and making … Continue reading

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Reading Nietzsche III: The Eternal Recurrence of the Same

Note: My journal notes from 13 years ago continued. This is the penultimate blog entry for Reading Nietzsche. 🙂 12 October 1999 The Overman uses his Will-to-Power to create his own horizon of meaning, which overflows his self into an … Continue reading

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While Making My Will

One of the items on my “To-Do” list was to make a will.  After various other tasks that needed to be done this summer and beginning of the school year, I finally made one this past Sunday, while Daniel was … Continue reading

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