being is part of the whole, called by us the 'universe', a part
limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and
feelings, as something separate from the rest -a kind of optical
delusion of consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us,
restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few
persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this
prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living
creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty."
Hobbies / Interests
am very interested in music, computers, writing, enjoying life, and
maximizing my potential. I play the guitar and bass guitar, and I am
an avid fan of bands such as Nirvana and Stone Sour. I've also been
working with computers for several years and consider myself to be
relatively proficient; I've explored computer security, basic
programming, hardware/software issues, and various operating systems
including DOS, Windows, and Linux.
and Future Projects
I like to keep
myself busy; realizing and maximizing your own potential is one of
the best things you can do for yourself. Here are a couple of the
things that occupy my thoughts now:
I am currently
preparing for the CompTIA A+ Certification exam. It is a
vendor-neutral, industry standard certification for PC technicians.
"Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History
Textbook Got Wrong" by James Loewren. It is an interesting twist
on a traditionally dry subject; the book exposes truths in history
that many popular history textbooks "forget to mention" for
one reason or another. Read the book to find out some of these reasons.
together an all new website with an enhanced photo and art gallery,
more original writings, and updated material. It will even have it's
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