The Eagle and the Serpent

In Norse mythology, there are several beings which are associated with the world-tree Yggdrasil. Atop it's branches, there sits an eagle, on whose head is perched a hawk named “Vedrfolnir.” At the bottom of the tree, there lives a giant serpent, named “Nidhogg,” who knaws at the roots of the tree, which must be constantly …

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“Separate the Wheat from the Chaff” – The Art of Discrimination

In attempting to write articles in recent months, I have struggled to express myself in a way that I feel satisfied with. That is, I have found it immensely more difficult to be content with what I had written, and have even taken down some articles as I began to question the ideals which I …

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World of Illusion: Living within a Fabricated Reality

As we drift through our lives, day to day, it can be easy to forget that much of what we experience as reality to ourselves is artificial. Our species has managed to construct ever more elaborate means to simulate experience though media devices and much of what is considered “entertainment” these days. While it is …

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