Tag: perception

pain is learning. love is wisdom.

winds of change

it’s not easy to trust someone with your pain. nor is it worthwhile trying to convince someone to trust you with theirs. these things take time. often, we choose to jump to negative conclusions when we don’t understand or interpret well the actions of those we care about. in these times, more than others, it’s…

the waking life


we spend years building up the emotional dross, fumbling through existential struggle in search of a semblance of acuity in vision and mind. or, our arrogance carries us blindly for a time, rowing with presumptions and bold declarations, pretending not to be infected with entitlement on this oft shaky, tossed-about whitewater raft. the inner pendulum…

cosmic automotive


auto·mobile: self-moving. e·motion: to move (out), stir, agitate. energy. the force of expression. we encapsulate it, in these fine human bodies. our perceptions of what is in what and how the mechanics work is quite varied and controversial. as we shift away from linear, base-model thinking, and incorporate the finer elements of existence in the every…