Belief: the Chicken/Egg puzzler

In a departure from my usual long-windedness, I offer just a quick question for today, and an example to flesh it out: Do we humans believe in things because those things are real…or do things become real because we humans believe in them?  Or is it more a case of that kind of miraculous realization … More Belief: the Chicken/Egg puzzler

We are Sisyphus…

In my recent post about Chiron, I was sort of obliged to mention Ixion as part of the discussion on “Where Do Centaurs Come From?”  Well, as it happens, I tend to lump Ixion in with a couple of other characters, to comprise a sort of “Greatest Sinners of Greek Mythology” trio: Ixion, Tantalus, and … More We are Sisyphus…