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I’m an Atheist…Relatively!

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I started a blogging project to explore what it means to be an Atheist living positively without religion, exploring the values which…Continue

Tags: anti-theist, humanist, atheist, atheism

How do you grieve?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Unseen Apr 4. 9 Replies

This week I was asked some pretty interesting questions on the topic of dying as an Atheist, I decided to blog about it...Every one will eventually suffer the loss of someone they love in the most…Continue

Tags: grief, death, atheist, atheism

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EMil Wentzel commented on EMil Wentzel's blog post 'Atheist dating, in a superstitious world'
"You guys are awesome! Robert, I would dig your house. I often wonder if I should put my 666 logo back on my phone. I used to have it as an operator logo way back. It did stir up some interesting conversations with religious folk. Diane, I am with…"
Jul 19
Diane commented on EMil Wentzel's blog post 'Atheist dating, in a superstitious world'
"I agree, Davis.  I want a date like that!  The one meeting I've had so far was awkward and strange.  Maybe I should get some gargoyles. I do have a statue of Pan in the front yard, but that hasn't mattered yet.  (It…"
Jul 19
Davis Goodman commented on EMil Wentzel's blog post 'Atheist dating, in a superstitious world'
"Rock and roll RobertPiano!!!!"
Jul 16
RobertPiano commented on EMil Wentzel's blog post 'Atheist dating, in a superstitious world'
"I carry vestiges of Catholicism. It's part of me. It manifests itself in my style. My Victorian home sits in a woods and the trees along the driveway are studded with gargoyles. I have stained glass arched windows installed in the living room.…"
Jul 16
Diane commented on EMil Wentzel's blog post 'Atheist dating, in a superstitious world'
"I have recently begun dating again.  I joined a reputable online site.  When I put in all my information, saying it was important that my matches not be religious, have a certain level of education, similar interests, be geographically…"
Jul 16
Gallup's Mirror commented on EMil Wentzel's blog post 'Atheist dating, in a superstitious world'
"I’m with this beautiful, intriguing woman having more fun than I’ve had in months. I really want to hear more of her stories. I can recover from being more hesitant and aloof. An assault on her superstitions of demons and spirits would…"
Jul 16
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Atheist dating, in a superstitious world

This past Sunday was one of the best days I’ve had, I celebrated the fellowship of new friends, shared deep thoughts on food, life and the future of a wonderful atheist community I am privileged to be part of. Over an above that, I had a first date that same evening with an interesting woman I had met on a dating site. This was my first date since my last break up almost 10 months ago (depending who you ask).I was as excited as a little kid buying his first toy.I was late for the date by ten…See More
Jul 15
Unseen replied to EMil Wentzel's discussion 'How do you grieve?'
"When my mother died, it was after a very long illness in the course of which went into a gradual dementia. The dementia was not of the Alzheimer's kind but rather a severe turning inward and being unresponsive, probably due to a combination of…"
Apr 4
Noel replied to EMil Wentzel's discussion 'How do you grieve?'
"I celebrate their time here on the planet with me. Think about them as they were. Tend not to go to wakes because of that. I don't want to see them all dressed up in a coffin, a pod with no life force in it, a casting; and remember my last…"
Apr 4
Colleen replied to EMil Wentzel's discussion 'How do you grieve?'
"I'm basically a big blubbering mess at funerals, even if I didn't know the deceased.  The loss of a loved one is a big deal, and the empathy can overcome me at times.  To understand this and how I grieve, you probably have to…"
Apr 3
Ari E. S. replied to EMil Wentzel's discussion 'How do grieve?'
"On March 18, my grandpa died early that morning of the age 92 and I didn't know until I got home from school. I live in Texas and he lived in Mississippi, but luckily I was able to see him for 6 days over Spring Break. It was nice to…"
Apr 3
Gallup's Mirror replied to EMil Wentzel's discussion 'How do grieve?'
"I recognize that my grief is a sense of loss and a reminder we all have our time to die someday. I let myself feel that feeling until it fades with time. I save cards, letters, photographs and other things, and turning to them and remembering the…"
Apr 3
matt.clerke replied to EMil Wentzel's discussion 'How do grieve?'
"Cry, remember, laugh, etc. Basically the same as the religious only without the weirdness."
Apr 2
Micah Armstrong replied to EMil Wentzel's discussion 'How do grieve?'
"I believe that mourning over a loved ones death is truly inevitable and healthy. I believe that it is more healthy though to simply reflect over the good times which were spent with the loved one instead of grieving over the fact you will never see…"
Apr 1
Teri G left a comment for EMil Wentzel
"Hi! Thanks for the invite. I'm always happy to meet a fellow South African on here, there's so few of us :)"
Mar 25
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I'm always exploring new perspectives on life, as an atheist, this is often in a confrontational situation. I want to change that, not just for me, but with other "like minded" people.
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Christian
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EMil Wentzel's Blog

Atheist dating, in a superstitious world

Posted on July 15, 2014 at 7:24am 6 Comments

This past Sunday was one of the best days I’ve had, I celebrated the fellowship of new friends, shared deep thoughts on food, life and the future of a wonderful atheist community I am privileged to be part of. Over an above that, I had a first date that same evening with an interesting woman I had met on a dating site. This was my first date since my last break up almost 10 months ago (depending who you ask).

I was as…

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Human Rights...

Posted on March 22, 2014 at 11:23am 3 Comments

Human Rights are not 'god given', if they were, we'd have a terrible time deciding what a human is. As an Atheist it's simple for me - all homo sapiens are human beings. No religion can change this! So, if you're reading this and are indeed of the homo genus, you are human; if you're not  -…

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At 6:40am on March 25, 2014, Teri G said…

Hi! Thanks for the invite. I'm always happy to meet a fellow South African on here, there's so few of us :)

At 6:08pm on March 24, 2014, Unseen said…

Welcome to TA. I look forward to many discussions.

 
 
 

  

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