these are certainly fascinating times. we can say it’s a renaissance of unprecedented proportions, but within what frame of reference?…
i’ve never been a confident man.
i’m sure there’s some elaborate formula that would shed light on the hows and whys: this gene, coupled with that circumstance, those parents, that culture, those schools, those books, that trauma, that success, these friends, those choices, those actions, and that value… multiplied by this belief and that evidence, equals this man?…
in the next millennium, those who look back on our time may be curious how we persisted – and managed to survive – in such a strange, unbalanced, violent, and stupid state….
choose your words carefully.
get clear on what you want.
don’t believe everything you think.
just let go.
you are the one you’ve been waiting for….
we cling on to the old hurt stories because to let them go would mean the death of those same stories… and we fear death, in general. or, we fear the unknown….