Can Democracy Be Intrinsically Good?

Hello, hello, hello. It is I, Philosophizing Arshia, back at it, to ask some questions, and also answer them. Maybe. Hopefully. Potentially. We all know what a democracy is, right? And it seems to be quite the wonderful system of governance, yes? I mean, you get to elect your own representatives, and you actually have…

Arshia and Time.

Just something soft you could listen to as you read this, if you’d like. There are a lot of times in life, when one looks at where one is and wonders: “Am I here?” “Me, of all people? Me? Here?” And for me, that time is now. Just sitting here in this room; my room,…

More on Nothing.

Oh lord, the third post I’m writing on Nothing. For a concept like Nothing, it sure has a lot of somethings to think of. Plus, I’m very fascinated, if not obsessed, with the idea of Nothing. If you haven’t read my posts on this topic before, here they are: Nothing? Arshia and Parmenides of Elea….

Arshia and Parmenides of Elea.

In this blog post, I bring to you: Arshia, aka me, the person writing this right now (born: 2001), and Parmenides, a Pre-Socratic/ Early Greek Philosopher from Elea in Magna Graecia, founder of the Eleatic school of Philosophy (born: 515 BC). So, this all happened on a lovely day (the 22nd of February, 2019, to…


What is Nothing? I asked myself this question, and tried to answer it. “ nothing..?” is the best I could come up with, and so, now, I ask you: what is Nothing? *Arshia, stop thinking* Maybe I can make the question simpler by asking you what comes to your mind when you think of Nothing….