This collates some previous thoughts about the nature of consciousness (ie souls) into a coherent package. It's also the mental corollary to my earlier essay on physical stress.
By the way, i'm serious about this being a religion. It has definitions for all the fundamental concepts of religion, and i am fairly confident that these definitions capture the essental nature of these concepts. And it brings the same benefits that a religion brings, benefits i was painfully lacking before i developed it.