“We need structure, so we can see we are nowhere.” – John Cage
That seems really really sad. Until you realize Cage practiced Zen Buddhism. Then you change your mind and say, “that seems really really free.”
Canyon cliffs once went under the biggest knife we’ll never know, and that makes me feel better.
Lamentations are ghosts telling you how it sucks to die but then you have to come back as someone else’s memory.
Filed under: Everyday, Exercises, Literature | Tags: aphorism, fiction, non-fiction
Choose Fiction over Fact if you want to study how people imagine themselves to be true.