When a flower does not bloom, you alter its care – more or less light or sun, more or less water, a bigger pot, different soil – you change its environment. It is not the […]
That which is yours will find you.
I departed, disappeared, vanished a thousand times, diminished more each time, irretrievably, before delusion gave way to certainty. If you have to let look for me, I am already gone. If you have to look […]
Reality is over-rated – the realm of the ordinary, the mediocre, the merely adequate. I believe, rather, in the imagination of the mind, the intoxication of the senses, the rapture of all perceptive awareness…in enchantment, […]
No one is born a warrior. One chooses to be a warrior when one refuses to remain seated. One chooses to be a warrior when one refuses to concede. One chooses to be a warrior […]
Perhaps you want everything, because you don’t want anything enough. There are only mediocrity and obsession.
Eventually, you will end up exactly where you need to be, either alone or with another exactly as you were meant to be, doing exactly what you should be doing. The path to this eventual […]
A paradox of time is that every instant of the present lasts forever, while the future repeatedly repositions, renews, transforms. It is only now, this moment, that breathes. The past has lost all animation. It […]
In France, and among those elsewhere who speak French, there is a phrase – l’esprit de l’escalier – ‘the spirit of the stairway’. It is that moment, that instant – as you start down the […]
When you want everything, you are perilously close to wanting nothing. Indifference, apathy, ennui – slow death by self-pity.