Kurt Bell

A life of courage, joy and independence.

The Feast of Offal – The Good Life – 161216 HOS v.15.1

We dine daily upon the foul discard of our fellows. Why do we taste it? Why put such filth to our mouths? Appearances deceive; we think we owe the refuse … Continue reading

December 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Home of Good and Evil – The Good Life – 161214 HOS v.15.0

HUMAN AND CIVIL RIGHTS Human beings have individual and community rights which must be developed, protected and respected, especially as individuals relate to the majority of society. THREE OBJECTIVES The … Continue reading

December 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Good and Evil – The Good Life – 161214 HOS v.14.1

Good and evil are states of mind, biases in perspective and preference, no more absolute than love. AFFIRMATION OF HUMAN AND CIVIL RIGHTS I won’t forgot the totality of my … Continue reading

December 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Season of Philosophy – The Good Life – 161213 HOS v.14.0

Such a season to arrive without broadcast and fade without note. Our time to inquire, to arrange, order, and catalogue our thoughts and experience; to make sense of life and … Continue reading

December 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

War and Simplicity – The Good Life – 161212 HOS v.13.0

War upon myself. Such a worthless foe. So petty and preconceived. Abiding base truth. Arguments of folly. Stupid, really. Yet clinging to vain falsity. Faith upon faith. Will I ever … Continue reading

December 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Worrisome indifference – The Good Life – 161210 HOS v.12.3

What road the course of indifference? How alien the landscape does become. My family and friends mere objects; our dreams manifesting the mindless agenda of our genes. No soul, no … Continue reading

December 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Secular sin – The Good Life – 161209 HOS v.12.3

How does one sin in the face of indifference? By rejecting or ignoring the honest mandate of one’s own nature, tempered of virtue, directed of social ends. But if my … Continue reading

December 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Becoming a Monster – The Good Life – 161208 HOS v.12.3

Dangerous creatures of nightmare aren’t far from our home and breast. All we need do to summon the beast is deny our better, more honest selves, in alignment with true … Continue reading

December 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Oblivion awaits – The Good Life – 161206 HOS v.12.2

Shall I gamble today’s moments? Throw the dice, hoping for a lucky break today, and respite tomorrow should the numbers fail? Can’t you feel the failure already in your bones? … Continue reading

December 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Sin and Damnation – The Good Life – 161205 HOS v.12.2

The Good Life consists of an allegiance to sound principals, borne and maintained of reason, adhered to in the interest of social good, and the improvement of well-being for ourselves, … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · Leave a comment