FAITH IS NOT…… knowing what life is, what Nature is (we know massively more than ever before, yet we are concurrently dismembering it), making sense of life, or the any supposed meaning of life. NOR IS IT…. about beliefs. creeds, rituals, ideologies, philosophies, or religion. These are opposites of faith. Ideas are not faith. Culture … More Faith is –
Self interest makes us stupid. Really really stupid. It’s impossible to get more stupid. Because when self interest is the focus then you can’t see beyond it. But the world is dominated by self interest. On all social levels and from local to global. It has become the economy. Big but blind. Massive but myopic. … More Survival of the shared-ist, not fittest.
I love people and see they are of equal value as people – but I don’t believe in Equality. I see the free human spirit in people, even if ruined by struggle and fear, but I don’t see it in the free rein. I love engagement and inventiveness, but not as an imposed necessity, requirement … More Left nor Right but both equality and freedom
My website acts as the core of my outlook and thought, and is the archive of my output from over several decades, in music, thought and art. It is growing gradually as the large amount of material already produced is prepared. (see http://www.andrewsterling.co.uk/). This blog acts as the follow-up, in thought, description or visually, to … More Blog posts linked to andrewsterling.co.uk