Let's think about the end of comfort, the break in its seemingly recurrent consistency.
How do we break through the dread? How do we wake up consistently and find hope everyday? All I know is that it is immensely difficult, and whenever I or anybody else over simplifies the practice of living well, that's disillusion. Sweat and tears my friends, it takes overcoming negatives in all of their forms …
See you can have it all, you already are working towards what you want daily, whether you see it or not. I want to help you see it, because I'm practicing what I preach and because I care about the 40 year old you.
In the probability of you not having a big brother, you could listen to mine. You are most welcome. Is it me or does it become easier to appreciate your siblings the older that you get? They start seeming more like humans, less like Barbie doll mansion wrecking machines. Do you remember how irritating it …
An article about overcoming anxiety, and learning my way around it
How freeing is the concept of loving beyond understanding, beyond attachment and ownership, beyond need and lust? What if you are able to completely see the other person not in their utility but in their own existential value?
You get to choose your team if you are lucky, you get to choose your baton as well. All I really want to get to finally, is that although we are a species highly susceptible to distraction, make your part count, give it everything you've got because you just might be the runner who changes it all.