Life is suffering said the Buddha, and it is through chronic or acute suffering that we at last say ‘enough’ and begin the search for an alternate path, a way out of our humanness. Suffering is perhaps the greatest and most obvious portal into spirituality.

The Joy of Meaninglessness


Nothing matters. Now there’s a fun-loving rhetorical turd you should try dropping at a dinner party sometime. People go positively apoplectic when you suggest…