a highly privileged rapture
“closeness,” he said, surveying the congregation. “it’s easy to be close, but almost impossible to stay close. think about friends. think about hobbies. even ideas. they’re close to us— sometimes so close we think they are part of us and then, at some point, they aren’t close anymore. they go away. // only one thing can […]More
island where all becomes clear. solid ground beneath your feet. the only roads are those that offer access. bushes bend beneath the weight of proofs. the tree of valid supposition grows here with branches disentangled since time immemorial. the tree of understanding, dazzlingly straight and simple, sprouts by the spring called now i get it. […]More
if you were wise enough to know that this life would consist mostly of letting go of things you wanted, then why not get good at the letting go, rather than the trying to have?
:: miranda july