I am anomalous by design But fragile by nature Harsh to the touch But soft to the embrace Gentle to the meek But arrogant to the fake I am disdainfully naive But endearingly innocent Absent when wanting But ever present when needed I am anomalous I am me
watanafghanistan: In the early hours of Sunday, there was noise. “I told my son not to speak because the Americans are here,” an Afghan woman told the BBC. “They went next door and the first thing they did was shoot the dog. And then there was a muffled bang inside the room—but who could go Continue Reading
Internal peace is an essential first step to achieving peace in the world. How do you cultivate it? It’s very simple. In the first place by realizing clearly that all humankind is one, that human beings in every country are members of one and the same family. The Dalai Lama (via skycloudsky) As a conceptual Continue Reading
And that’s the thing about people who mean everything they say. They think everyone else does too. The Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini) This is extremely relevant to my experiences at the office today!
Just a quick thought. Something I realised this morning while scrolling through my dashboard is that both the Sunni and Shia ‘sects’ subscribe to the embellishment of their places of worship with the symbol of Diana, Goddess of the Hunt. i.e. the crescent. And I’m fascinated and disgusted at the same time that neither speaks Continue Reading
eclaircissement: tooweird-tolive: tumblrspharmacist: ifweweremartians: Antidepressant Drugs Imagine a society that subjects people to conditions that make them terribly unhappy then gives them the drugs to take away their unhappiness. Science fiction it is already happening to some extent in our own society. Instead of removing the conditions that make people depressed modern society gives them Continue Reading