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I want to unfold.
I don’t want to be folded anywhere,
because where I am folded,
there I am a lie.   Rainer Maria Rilke

My defenses, keeping me from giving to and receiving from others. 9 more words

Happy Illusions....

I’m not quite sure what to make of this.

I like and prefer being around women. Not because of attraction, or even friendship or anything quotidian like that, but because the level of misogynistic commentary is reduced to nearly zero. 225 more words

Lost in the Proper Illusion

Lost in the Proper Illusion

Good morning, sir!
I can see your self-deception
is going well.

—Tom Riley

Am Misbehaving

Teri Gross, interviewing a young female actor/writer/director tonight on Fresh Air, had an uncomfortable dialog concerning male role-models that have now been revealed as sexual predators. 638 more words


Unstuck and Whole

It is the way we react to circumstances that determines our feelings.” ~Dale Carnegie

We’ve all felt like we’re drowning in mud.

You feel stuck, worthless, and confused. 320 more words


Illusions of reality

A beautiful carved illusion,

Where reality is only a fiction.

Where a myth is simple to accept,

But the truth is allowed to reject.

This is the world, 98 more words


Thought of the Day: Civilized Life Is Based On Illusions In Which We Collaborate

“Civilized life is based on a huge number of illusions in which we all collaborate willingly. The trouble is, we forget after a while that they are illusions and we are deeply shocked when reality is torn down around us.” 12 more words

Thought For The Day