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the colours of our progression (2014)

they say time waits for no one

~

never has there been enough time
to cultivate a sense of fearlessness;

always too much time
to make idols of inspiration… 130 more words

Poetry

Ostensibly Numb

Natalie Shau

I need to believe

That there is something

Inside still salvageable

Some overlooked heart fragment

Still red, ripe, and pumping

Some hint of the original… 249 more words

Poetry

Mini-review: The Great Stagnation by Tylor Cowen (Dutton Adult, 2011)

Cowen’s discussion of the technological plateau and move away from innovation in the productive economy is insightful at first. He is right that the 30 year cycle we saw with major innovations in most fields seemed to stop in the 1960s, and these cycles have shifted. 475 more words

Arcana in Balance: The Hanged Man

When I very first learned there was a Tarot card called the “Hanged Man”, my first thought was a neck-hanging gallows type from wild west movies. 684 more words

Psychic

Iron rusts from disuse; water loses its purity from stagnation… even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind. ~ Leonardo da Vinci

Frozen

I’m stuck.

Frozen.

There are ten important things I need to do and I’m not doing any of them.  The thing is, I totally know why.   127 more words

What Confidence isn't...

Confidence is not implying you are the best. Confidence is not hitting someone weaker than you. Confidence is not procrastinating. Confidence is not giving in to temptation.  103 more words

Kanuka Simpson