Tag: perspective

how deep the roots

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?…


next level, part i

whatever you’re developing, building, coding, researching, teaching or designing – if you’re doing it to subvert, antagonize, or undermine the system that is, you’re no better than you’re professed enemy….


love conquers not

“love conquers all.” please stop with this shit.

love isn’t some giant entity whose going to bitch-slap all the bad guys, evil doers, politicians, and bullies of the world. anthropomorphizing the eternal, universal, and ubiquitous is insulting, at best, which is in essence what declaring that it will conquer anything suggests….


as the world turds

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….


these dying times

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….