I, Self, and Free Will

In a well-respected dictionary, Self is defined as “having a single character or quality throughout” (Merriam-Webster). There is a universal belief that is arguably unconscious in the vast majority of human beings. And that belief is this: That many of us go about our day to day lives believing that we control ourselves in totality […]

A Power Outage at Work and Forced Non-Distraction

As a full-time college student with a long commute (1 hour 30 minutes one-way by bus) to and from work, I have been spending the weekends at work. I’ve got a cot and clothes hangers and a locker and a gym with showers… so I’ve made it work. Near the start of my overnight shift, […]