Why Do We Feel Happier In The Wild?

Copyright: Stephen McElligott I'm peering at the rain through my modern double glazed windows as it falls lightly upon the weather beaten grass in my backyard. throughout my thought process I wondered about all our ancestors generations before us. What were their struggles living in a culture then considered a modern world? Every era has … Continue reading Why Do We Feel Happier In The Wild?

Modernism And Fundamentalism Explained: The Dangers Of Religious Extremism

Pharisee Source: Passion of Christ (web) When we think of religious extremism the word "fundamentalist" comes to mind. We conjure up images of the Pharisees who took a strict interpretation of the law. They went to the extreme and Jesus exposed their behaviour time and time again much to their chagrin. But extremism doesn't have … Continue reading Modernism And Fundamentalism Explained: The Dangers Of Religious Extremism

Photo That Looks 100 Years Old Was Taken This Morning

http://www.stephenbernard.org I took this on my Polaroid instant film camera this morning. Minus the black frame one could be mistaken that it was taken over a 100 years ago.  There is this tendency by our modern culture to assume that we are really trendy and have progressed. Looking at photographs like this reminds me of how … Continue reading Photo That Looks 100 Years Old Was Taken This Morning