cures for summer break boredom

Since the school year ended, I’ve been, embarrassingly enough, all mopey and whining about some prematurely self-imposed mid-life crisis. I have hobbies. And life goals. Sort of. I just need a job. But we all get that way sometimes, right? For some people (definitely not me) it’s maybe one day of nothing to do, and…

language and thought

Today in my intro to philosophy class, we discussed Martin Heidegger’s views on language* and thought, which I felt a very enthusiastic connection to. Oftentimes, we separate the two, but Heidegger believes that language and thought go hand-in-hand. Essentially, thinking does not exist without language. That is not to say so hypocritically that people who “aren’t…