"Life asked Death, 'why do people love me so much more than you?' Death replied, 'because you are a beautiful lie and I am a painful truth." ~Unknown Imaginary-Future-History. The 'root' of the ideal of - Human freedom and individual rights - was born in nations that kept other humans in bondage while exterminating native … Continue reading 2020 – Step 56: Déjà Vu- The Heart of Paradox
"Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds." ~Franklin Delano Roosevelt A new chapter begins when the last chapter ends. Momentum gaining. Life unfolding. Where do inspiration and illumination originate? Is polarization rational? Missed connections. Science is mapping the brain - but the brain can't see the picture - just … Continue reading 2020 – Step 30: Taking Turns
"All of us every single year, we're a different person." Steven Spielberg Elasticize thinking. Human seeks finite answers to infinite questions. Grief - Relief - Misery - Joy - Repeat. The Human Path. How many steps have been made since June 2002? What wisdom - discernment - self-restraint has been learned? Who decides how best … Continue reading Step 352: The Cake is Baked
"How should we like it were stars to burn with a passion for us we could not return? If equal affection cannot be, let the more loving one be me." ~W.H. Auden Silence speaks volumes. Shhh - Listen. Choices made today come back up for review March 24th and April 14th. Reset boundaries - especially … Continue reading Step 41: Think Outside the Box?