May 31, 2020
"Right on cue, people noticed the sun speeding up. There were times when this would have been a cause for concern. As it was, the astronomical community just shrugged their shoulders and said “Uriel’s doing something again”, and there the matter rested."
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May 25, 2020
“Today I will expound unto you the kabbalistic theory of the creation of the world,” said Ana. “It all starts with Leibniz…”
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May 17, 2020
"Rage in favor of the proposition that the machine is somehow
important in a way that could be uncovered through dispassionate
— Steven Kaas
Morning, May 14, 2017
Unfurling four of its seven sails , the world’s fastest ship shot out of the Panama Canal. It rocketed through the Caribbean...
May 10, 2020
“Evening,” the Comet King said from across the table, stifling a yawn. “Why don’t you tell me something about yourself and why I should marry you?""
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May 4, 2020
"Why some people think the self is a prison escapes me. —
Dawn, May 13, 2017
Commenters say Song of Songs 4:12 describes the imprisonment of the divine presence in the material world. “A garden locked is my sister, my bride,” it begins. “A rock garden locked, a spring sealed up.”