To some degree, we are all just walking collections of moments, interactions, and people. However, if we are never truly ourselves, but gathered portions of the world, what does it mean to be unique? Our uniqueness must then be dependent upon what we collect, whether consciously or unconsciously. This blog will grapple with trying to understand what it means to be a collector- a collector of moments, a collector of trends- you name it. What does it mean to actively create an image?
A Series: someone else's work
“All the world’s a stage"
by you know who
"All the world’s a stage,
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances..."
A guy named Michael Steirnagle created this painting. I don't know who he is. I'm unsure whether he's a kind person. I do know, however, that his painting in conjuction with part of Shakespeare's poem makes me want to write.
Have you ever felt entranced by another person but only knew it was in process by how unoriented you were?
What a feeling it is to learn that people are unsafe for you. Even those who are seemingly kind.
Her limbs are always hyperextended.
most days this is gross.
will I ever learn to keep my tongue tucked, legs crossed, and spirits high? I am underperforming in life, and my scene is almost up.