Category Archives: Questions by Helen

WTF?

Get used to it. The world is consistently and inherently that ridiculous. This doesn’t mean that everything is okay, but it means that you probably shouldn’t be so surprised. The sheer quantity of things that are happening right now dictate … Continue reading

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Why?

Most of the time when people ask why, they mean how. If they don’t, they are leaping out of the realm of the provable and into guesswork. A why question asks for an opinion on something unknowable. An answer to … Continue reading

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When?

I’ve already been putting this off for half an hour. The time is always now, but so much can be put off indefinitely, that it becomes irresistable. We cede control of our time to immediate whim, and weirdly, I think … Continue reading

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Where?

I think the answer is supposed to be ‘wherever I lay my hat’, but I may actually be more rooted than I’d dream. A lot more rooted. It’s hard to say, because I’ve not moved around much. I’ve lived in … Continue reading

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Who?

Everyone. Fundamentally. The thing to remember about consciousness, is that while it feels unique, it is clearly everywhere (or possibly nowhere at all, and that’s a thought to bleak to contemplate). The world is either an illusion built up in … Continue reading

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Is silence golden?

I spent two minutes alone in bed in silence this morning. I mean, technically, I spent a lot longer than that in bed in silence today, and debatably, I wasn’t in silence, as I left some musical ambience swelling around … Continue reading

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Do you know where you’re going to?

On some level, I’m aware that I’m a mote on the surface of a giant spinning ball, that’s curling an immense circle around an even bigger giant ball (this time fiery) that is actually spinning around some even bigger cluster … Continue reading

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