Of Impromptu Writing

Originally posted on Of Opinions:
Source: http://static.tumblr.com/pwtcre5/mZiltlwnp/random_-_004.jpg Maintaining a living, growing body of written work means that it often requires skills of the impromptu – “unpremeditated, spur-of-the-moment inspiration without studied care.” My initial blogging was nearly all impromptu. I wrote when I felt like it, and that was that. No structure, no plan, only inspiration…

The Beauty of Wabi-Sabi

Originally posted on Michelle Luu:
Wabi-sabi (侘寂) represents a comprehensive Japanese world view or aesthetic centered on the acceptance of transience and imperfection. The aesthetic is sometimes described as one of beauty that is “imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete”. My pottery pieces are not perfect.  There are so many steps that go into making a finished…

fighting and fight

tiddles of my expectations; ruptured like glass within glass, an imploding babushka-vortex teeming is my rhythm of depression, like a knife that knows butter, knows the meat sabotages the flesh, the artery, the blinking electrical impulses of a thing it corners as refuse — it’s  my heart you bloody, selfish cancerous tumour that looks likeContinue reading “fighting and fight”

Sometimes, suddenly…ceased…

You know somethings are bound to be finite, temporal and it looks at clockwise and anti-clockwise as intrinsically as a phoenix’s life cycle.  It is still hard to imagine why you were so invested in something when the investment, maybe not fiscal or economically measured as in with better libra scales on feelings, but painContinue reading “Sometimes, suddenly…ceased…”

Of hypocrisies

Have you  ever stared down the barrel of hypocrisy? I supposed I have on many occasions. It is not an easy thing to digest let alone stand but tolerance and patience can also be abused. I mean think of the mother/father, abusive, but easily retorts  to false claims of ownership, grandiloquent as they are,  onContinue reading “Of hypocrisies”

Of The Qualities of Success

Originally posted on Of Opinions:
Source: http://ericennotamm.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Steinbeck_Seated_1500.jpg It has always seemed strange to me. The things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling, are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits that we detest, sharpness, greed, acquisitiveness, meanness, egotism and self-interest, are the traits of success. And…

techniques of resisting knowledge

Originally posted on Etches of Ink and Light:
Ignorance is not a blank slate on which one can write-in knowledge. Ignorance is an organic state of being that, through various strategies and manoeuvres, evades and resists knowledge. It then becomes important to understand these technologies that ignorance employs to fight its growth and fortification, and…