From January, 2016

Personal Update

“We are unknown to ourselves, we knowers: and with good reason. We have never looked for ourselves, – so how are we ever supposed to find ourselves?” – Friedrich Nietzsche from On the Genealogy of Morals. It’s absolutely incredible what happens when you divorce your life from the internet. Or, perhaps, it should be phrased the other way around: It’s absolutely incredible what happens when you divorce the internet from your life. Regardless of your ability to admit to it or not, the permeation of this amazing tool can, and has, replaced a lot of the aspects of our lives…

Lifesong

A canopy of words and paper leaves They all of them fall at once into her breast Being dyslexic led her to read them backward And interpret their meaning forward Deeply into her pillows did she sink To give thought to a mode of delivery Something that would make sense to that one person The one who would lay shoulder to face And weep the tear that would change her life But when thought was placed in this task She found there were far too many words Far too many letters, far too many Climb the trees to seek the…