I am absolutely an individual; but my entire self-concept is marred by an aching feeling inside of my intestines that runs tangential to the stigma that I am not unique or truer-to-myself than any other human being, but that I simply recoil in the opposite direction of everyone else—that I actively try to be different. 83 more words
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“The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened.
The rights for this photo is attributed to Getty Images. Odd that since it was Simon Oakeshott, Oakeshott’s son, that gave me the photo “to do as I pleased.” I scanned it and returned it and then did a great deal of painstaking touch up work on it for the… 181 more words
From the Halloween Tarot, Ace of Ghosts and The Fool.
The Ace of Ghosts is a beautiful card, overflowing with love, creativity, friendship and inspiration. You may find you need to channel this flow, or the abundance of emotion and feeling could be a bit overwhelming. 282 more words
Okay, this one’s going to be relatively short.
You don’t really love someone if you think you’re entitled to them in any way.
You don’t really love someone if you ignore their feelings and thoughts, if you ignore that they are simply a different human being with different desires and ideas than you, that they don’t have to function according to your plans. 190 more words