We walk in circles, so limited…

Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom. -Sรธren Kierkegaard (1813 โ€“ 1855) Man, so long as he remains free, has no more constant and agonizing anxiety than find as quickly as possible someone to worship. -Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky (1821 โ€“ 1881) Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety. -Plato (~423 โ€“ ~347… Continue reading We walk in circles, so limited…

So the darkness shall be the light…

All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness.-John Ruskin (1819 โ€“ 1900) Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.-Helen Keller (1880 โ€“ 1968) A man must dream a long time in order to act with… Continue reading So the darkness shall be the light…

Language at its most distilled and most powerful…

I was reading the dictionary. I thought it was a poem about everything.-Steven Wright (b. 1955) You can find poetry in your everyday life, your memory, in what people say on the bus, in the news, or just what's in your heart.-Carol Ann Duffy (b. 1955) We all write poems; it is simply that poets… Continue reading Language at its most distilled and most powerful…