Why desire is in charge of us, punishment will eventually fail, and addiction is the root of suffering.

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Truth One: Desire rules. All other rules are made up.


a TL;DR to everything I write

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You can Marie Kondo your mind, too.

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Because apologies are really important, and most of us could stand to get better at them.

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Five steps for happiness, satisfaction and conscious living

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Why you might want to leave the hippie commune if you’re serious about finding God.

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We’re all cooperating towards the same goal. Let’s understand that so we can use competition and communication to help ourselves get there.

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What’s true of every individual:

  1. Each of us has faith. None of us knows everything right now. We all act according to at least some assumptions, whose truth we cannot verify with certainty. In order to act, we must act with some degree of faith. We do…

Every economic and political system is a literal religion.

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The privileged know they are good, but believe they are victims. The oppressed know they are powerful, but are told they are villains.

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…when I mean cooperative socialism.

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Anna Ronan

Anarchism, alchemy, antifragility. Writing for a world where many worlds fit. www.annaronan.com | anna.a.ronan@gmail.com

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