Activism, atheism, Uncategorized

Activism in its Infancy

I am at the same time both thrilled and ashamed. Thrilled because this week I was asked to join the planning committee for one of the biggest annual Atheist gatherings in California, and ashamed that I have not kept up the pace with either this blog or my blasphemous artwork. My final exams and critiques… Continue reading Activism in its Infancy

atheism, Islam, Uncategorized

Rigid Thinking

All semester long I have been taking an online class on the history of the art of the Islamic world. It could be an interesting class because Islamic art, particularly that of antiquity, is objectively beautiful. I love the calligraphy and geometric patterns, as well as the adaptation of Greek architecture in their mosques and… Continue reading Rigid Thinking

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Drowning My Own Thoughts with Work

This past week I've worked 85 hours. I am also taking 17 college units as well as working to build this website. My days begin at 5am and end at midnight. For five hours each night I fall into a completely dreamless state of unconsciousness. To say I am exhausted would be an understatement. Wrapped… Continue reading Drowning My Own Thoughts with Work