Entries by Lorne Epp

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DEGREES OF TRUTH, GRASPING FOR REALITY And WHY THAT CONCEPT STILL MATTERS

Degrees of Truth, Grasping For Reality, and Why That Concept Still Matters I love this fight scene from Monty Python & the Holy Grail. The fictional Black Knight valiantly denies King Arthur from crossing his bridge and loses all of his limbs in the process. “Tis but a scratch!” – Black Knight “A scratch? your […]

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REGRET HAS A DARK SIDE- THREE WAYS TO OVERCOME IT IN 2021

Regret Has A Dark Side  Here Are Three Ways To Overcome It In 2021 Well now. Didn’t see that coming!  Regrettable. Tragic. Heartbreaking. Painful. Difficult. It’s like the cosmos did a once-in-a-century hit-and-run and there’s no going back to the way things were. Whether we like it or not, we’re all in some kind of in-between space and dealing with […]

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COMPLICATED VERSUS COMPLEX – You Don’t Need To Be A Brainiac To Spot The Difference

  COMPLICATED VERSUS COMPLEX You Don’t Need To Be A Brainiac To Spot the Difference I think we can agree that the world became a more complex place in 2020. The grand irony is that I chose “simplify” as one of my guiding themes for this year. Little did I know that enforced simplicity was headed […]

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THE CURSE OF INTERESTING TIMES and A FEW ANTIDOTES

 THE CURSE of “INTERESTING TIMES” and A FEW ANTIDOTES “May you live in interesting times”- Unknown  This Confucius-style saying poses as a blessing while delivering an underhanded curse. If received as a “curse”, it wishes that your times be filled with turmoil and difficulty. It’s a buzzkill observation when misfortune, hardship, and mayhem seem to hold more interest […]