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Kafkaesque !

Wow! Cool explanation of Kafka’s points! Thanks TEDEd! Watch video for good explanation of Kafkaesque. /richard salvador “The term Kafkaesque has entered the vernacular to describe unnecessarily complicated and frustrating experiences, especially with bureaucracy. But does standing in a long line to fill out confusing paperwork really capture the richness of Kafka’s vision? Beyond the … Continue reading

Donald Trump critique of US foreign policy in Iraq

This is the only thing I agree with Donald Trump on. Hahaha! He’s a smart dude. But we must wonder what his alternative will be, besides wanting to make America great again! richard salvador   Begin Trump quote: “Logic was replaced with foolishness and arrogance, and this led to one foreign policy disaster after another. … Continue reading

Nature of God — Meister Eckhart [i.e. Eckhart von Hochheim] via Kurt Flasch

I am reading this fascinating book about the life and teachings of Meister Eckhart (Eckhart von Hochheim) by a German author named Kurt Flasch. I came across a small section on the “nature of God” and wanted to share it here. Many know of Meister Eckhart. Wikipedia describes him thusly: “Eckhart von Hochheim O.P. (circa … Continue reading