Quick Search

Monster of Despair

Posted on May 5, 2003 | Last Updated Oct 31, 2011

A poem by Shawn Olson on keeping life in perspective in rough times.

Read More

fighting, despair, personal loss, poem, poetry

My failed faith

Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 30, 2011

The evolution of Shawn Olson's views on faith, religion and ethics.

Read More

apostasy of shawn olson, ethics, morality, debate

Age of Drunken Gods

Posted on Feb 6, 2003 | Last Updated Oct 31, 2011

Poem on the greed and mania of our age.

Read More

greed, age drunken gods, poem, poetry

Some Scoundrel

Posted on Dec 6, 2006 | Last Updated Nov 11, 2011

Semi-satirical poem about passing the blame on others and passing the buck.

Read More

poem, blame

The idea of love

Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 26, 2011

A philosophical look at the human emotion of love, originally printed in the Messenger.

Read More

love, self respect, relationships

Overly Dark Render Problem in 3DS Max 2009

Posted on Nov 21, 2008 | Last Updated Sep 4, 2012

Fix to dark render problem in 3ds Max 2009 where render looks fine in preview render window but not the final output file.

Read More

3d, 3ds max, 3d studio, 2009, render, dark, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

My Schooling

Posted on Jun 4, 2003 | Last Updated Nov 19, 2011

Essays and personal accounts about my education.

Read More

Observation on Trust in Society

Posted on Dec 10, 2006 | Last Updated Nov 11, 2011

Essay about trust in personal lives, culture and global civilization.

Read More

trust, trusting, trustworthy, trustworthiness

Cultural Cataracts

Posted on Nov 12, 2007 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011

A personal conversation about the challenges facing educational and cultural progress in the face of overwhelming ignorance and myopia.

Read More

parenting, education, society, culture

My Depths

Posted on May 18, 2004 | Last Updated Nov 5, 2011

Poem on sadness and being forelorn.

Read More

poem, poetry, love, sad, alone, empty
Angry Teapot Level Design Awards