Category Archives: Uncategorized

Is Anti-theism Atheism’s Fundamentalist Sect?

After Craig Stephen Hicks murdered three of his neighbors on February 10, 2015, a new discussion has taken the national stage: the “dangers” of anti-theism.  I’m not going to bury the lead, I’m an anti-theist.  I oppose ALL religions and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Shaping belief and the illusion of choice

Nearly every week I have people ask me, some with good intentions, others as they peer down their nose, “Why did you choose to believe in atheism”? Of course, I understand (generally) what they’re stabbing at. I used to believe … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Atheism: Is it the result of spiritual trauma?

When you’re a non-believer, people tell you all the time why you believe what you believe.  “You’re just rebelling.”  “You had a lapse of faith.”  “This is just a phase.”  “You’re mad at God about something and you’re just acting … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Does it really matter?

If the internet is good for one thing, it’s that it’s where arguments go to die. Sadly, their death isn’t the result of some resolution or reconciliation of the sides. Rather, these arguments often actually die in that they lose … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What does it mean to move on?

“Why don’t you just move on?”  I’d say I get this question more than any other.  I get it from friends, from acquaintances, co-workers, even strangers.  Anyone who has any knowledge of my past wonders aloud why I even bother … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment