This post is part of an ongoing challenge to share a little joy I have found each day of this year, and perhaps for the rest of my life. I hope you enjoy it! March 4th, 2020 Sometimes it is something as simple as a film that can bring us the joy, or simple serenity, we needed in a moment. […]
Talk no more Of thee and me, the future and the past.. Earth and Ocean, Space, and the isles of life or light that gem The sapphire floods of interstellar air, This firmament pavilioned upon chaos.. This whole, Of suns and worlds, and men and beasts, and flowers With all the violent and tempestuous workings By which they have been, […]
The only true task that lies before us is to find value in the lives that we lead. “The meaning of life is to find meaning in life”. -Marcelo Gleiser “I’ve learned that our job is not to change the world. Our job is to change ourselves so that we may more fully love the world as it is”. […]
This Life flays the Soul Disparate parts, decaying, lifeless Strips the Spirit bare of Meaning I circle through Life again and again Searching for the Spark of Joy Spoken of in childhood hopes and scattered dreams Until Death holds me by the throat I choke on this thing called Life For there are no answers here In the in-between Only […]
Nature is our beginning and our end. We are birthed into this world with no purpose other than survival and procreation. But although our primary purpose may seem meaningless in the grand scheme of things, nature has allowed us a wide breadth of experience and choices in between birth and death to find joy and create our own inner purpose. […]
Honor is standing by the values you say you hold within your heart of hearts, even in the face of death. Survival without honor, without meaning, is just death in disguise.
What does it mean to have purpose? We talk of these things as though they naturally have import, but they are simply another set of ideas made up by Humans to give meaning to the drudgery of life, especially modern life. The dreams of those who search for meaning in a life that has none except survival until our final […]
Pure dedication to a cause. That intense, all consuming desire to stake your life on something you believe to be of the utmost importance to life. People have found so many things to devote themselves to, whether it be a religion, family and friends, a lover, the freeing of a people from the shackles of tyranny, helping the poor and […]