If all the world is Hell and evil is all around us, what else can we do but try to help each other?
Sometimes, I just want to disappear.
Probably the only time I’ll ever buy something because of a Facebook ad.
📚 Finished Reading: Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport There are so many great takeaways from this book. I, for one, cannot wait to dive I to digital minimalism. I know time is precious, and I need to re-evaluate what I spend mine on.
“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.” — Henry David Thoreau, Walden
We all need to embrace life beyond the screen. Perhaps the world would be a kinder place.
“Practice kindness all day to everybody and you will realize you’re already in heaven now.” Jack Kerouac, born 101 years ago today, on kindness, the self illusion, and the “Golden Eternity.” https://www.themarginalian.org/2014/03/12/jack-kerouac-golden-eternity/
It should be just as severe a crime to interfere intentionally with suicide hotlines of ANY kind as it is to interfere with 911 service. The harassment and saturation of the LGBTQ hotlines by conservatives is criminal.
We are not the sun of our failures and missed opportunities, or our unfinished work. Nor are we made only of our big wins, the handful of things that turned out just like we wanted. We are the sum of the imaginings we ignite and our ideas acted upon. We are the curiosities we chase […]
We need to start things that take ten minutes and things that will take five years, and things we will never, ever finish. Because acting on our ideas is the best of who we are. —Becky Blades, Start More Than You Can Finish