Threads of Backwards Honesty

If the saying, "A picture is worth a thousand words," originated/was popularized with advertising, then it seems only natural to look at advertising and see how many words it inspires. Unfortunately, we've become a "surface society," and no matter what the advertisers say, I believe that society has been dumbed down by their attempts to … Continue reading Threads of Backwards Honesty

Part 3 – The Hero’s Journey

In every great story, the hero or heroine, descends into the "underworld," before emerging a changed person. Usually, the changes are assets. After all, how can you evolve if you haven't learned new lessons, which make you a wiser person? Sure, it's possible that the hero will be damaged, but I suppose it's all about … Continue reading Part 3 – The Hero’s Journey

Awareness

In recent months, due to all kinds of random elements, I feel as though my creative writing ability has been lacking, to say the least. As I awaken from this "sleep," I realized that my creativity came from observations...noticing. Some people will call this "awareness"...but whatever you label it, it is simply noticing your situations, … Continue reading Awareness

An Observation

I continue my journey inward in an attempt to understand how my thoughts play out in my everyday life. I made an observation this afternoon that seemed most profound, well, profound at least to me. Everyone seems to function in a constant reactive state. Reacting to everyone and everything around them, with little or no … Continue reading An Observation