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(https://pixabay.com) Today we have seen the commission of a horrible act of terrorism and murder committed in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A shooter opened fire inside a synagogue and killed 11 and injured 6 others. I am not sure if those horrific numbers will increase–I hope they do…
You can create all the alternative realities you want, believe me I know, but eventually the oppressive, impersonal one will return and establish its dominance over you, as certain as death.
A young person can easily see the faults in the old world that is decaying and dying all around them, and recognize the foolishness of old people who are trying to keep it alive artificially. What they can’t see, until they are older, if even then, is that their fresh new world is decaying too,Continue reading “The Old World”
I went to the place where it started for me and spent time with half the people I’d known there. It wasn’t the way it used to be: it’s harder now to find some words and too easy for others. There are holes in places that used to be solid. There are flowers where thereContinue reading “The Place Where It Started”
We see ourselves through the eyes of those we love. We are bound to like some of the things we see and dislike others. We see our character flaws in their eyes as clearly as we see our physical ones in a mirror. Did you ever notice how much better people look in direct sunlight? ThereContinue reading “The Light”