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About Paul

A native Vermonter currently residing in North Carolina, I'm an avid reader and writer, occasional gamer, and accidental philosophizer. I also enjoy cats, Arnold Schwarzenegger movies, and hot coffee.

The Art of Writing and the Presence of Truth

Oscar Wilde, in his essay The Decay of Lying, famously claimed that “life imitates art.” This thesis stands in opposition to the Aristotelian idea of mimesis, which holds that our greatest art—in all artistic forms—attempts to describe and represent the … Continue reading

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