The perils of being mindful when you can’t get someone out of your head. Stop where you are and ground yourself. Breathe. In… Out… but all I think about is you; my awareness is preoccupied with its awareness of your absence. I close my eyes to the world and try to still my mind. There[…]
The stubborn philosopher discredits his craft by being unable to accept that one good argument can – and should – turn your world upside down.
⊗ The way the words are written is more important than their truthfulness. The biggest secrets are on display through cryptic works of fiction. ⊗ The placebo is born of magic; a drug with no active ingredients that still manages to work. The more invasive the means of administration, the more powerful the magic. Beautifully,[…]
Sometimes I’m there, sometimes I’m not. I’m not really hiding or masking my motives; I just have nothing to say. And this is okay. I don’t want to disturb you or take all your attention – I’m just worried you’ll leave and I won’t see you go.
Pull the blindfold over your eyes Tape your own mouth shut Carefully pull on the end of the rope that you placed around your arms ’til it’s tight. “Oh no,” you think. “I’m trapped.” Is this: › an exercise in self-control? › you patiently awaiting your rescue? › an example of self-deceit? Maybe it’s none[…]
Last night I dreamt I was flying between the rooftops of my hometown suburban armageddon – I burnt the houses to the ground. (It was a strange dream, between wakefulness and sleep, lucid, yet out of control.) And then I saw my family except, I don’t know who these people are but they seem to[…]