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ZERO
4th november 2010
that which has no characteristics that which had no beginning that which was before everything else an absence of everything
that which was but cannot be that which doesn't need anything to put it there the beginningless
the prime mover that which cannot change 
in arithmetic 0 means having no value e.g. 11 minus 11 = 0
with whole numbers ( 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18... ad infinitum ) it makes the number that comes before the zero ten times bigger e.g. 1 10 100 1000
with fractions and decimals ( .25 or .5 or .75 etc ) it makes the number that comes after the zero ten times smaller e.g. .025 .05 .075
