Why I write

“I admit that reason is a small and feeble flame, a flickering torch by stumblers carried in the star-less night, — blown and flared by passion’s storm, — and yet, it is the only light. Extinguish that, and nought remains.”

Robert G. Ingersoll, from “A Reply To The Rev. Henry M. Field, D.D.”

This blog will detail the thoughts and experiences of an ordinary person from a developing country populated almost entirely by religious believers, as he does his best to live his life with as much intellectual honesty, rationality, and integrity as possible.