HALT

At my OCA meetings we talk about a concept called HALT; which stands for Hungry, Angry, Lonely and/or Tired. The acronym highlights common triggers that exacerbates OCD symptoms. The acronym serves me well as it reminds me that I’m human. If I’m hungry, ignoring hunger will alter one’s mood. Personally hunger isn’t much of a trigger for my OCD. The one that screws me up big time is Read More…

I Find Islam Offensive

I think it is fair to say that Islam is not the most well-thought of religion in many people’s minds Read More…

Are atheists angry at God? Part 2

Leaving off my in-eloquent first part I shall continue to muddle through the misconception that atheists are “angry at God.” In the first part we discussed how emotions are part of the process of logic from a psychological point of view. In this post I Read More…

Are atheists angry at God? Part 1

I was watching a youtube video by Gary Habermas who is a popular Christian apologist. In that video, he claims Read More…

Safe Spaces and Trigger Warnings (Sort of Rant)

The current use and, ultimately, abuse of “safe spaces” and “trigger warnings” Read More…

A great example of a false dichotomy

So I went to this site and I guess I got banned because I tried to reply, but the send Read More…

In The Hands of a Trickster God

I love George Carlin. What a great comic!

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