in my experience as an editor for film and video, a common problem is having enough raw content with which to create something of substance, flow, and meaning. so much is decided in fragments of seconds, very often in only one or two frames, that we can easily run out of useable material. editing, is manipulation….
we always carry forward ideas, beliefs, understanding and experience from those who came before, and some of it is even passed down through our DNA. the struggle, is reconciling the old ways, with new understandings….
these are times of great change, and some would argue that it’s accelerating. as a result, individually, we can effect a certain isolation because so much is coming to the surface, so fast. or, we stave off the process by diving into perpetual busyness and the mad, unfulfilling rigmarole of the matrix….
entitlement is an interesting, pervasive, debilitating idea that’s handed down and passed around these days. …
everyone comes back to truth in their own time, in their own way. no one requires outside influence, preaching, or whatever contrived manipulation – most commonly under the guise of spiritual guidance, by those who may genuinely believe themselves as well-intentioned and benevolent – to steer them home, as it were….