The idea of the thing is not the thing. This is a throwback to chapter 1, and a more personal extrapolation of the same idea. This chapter is full of couplets like: He who stands on tiptoe doesn’t stand firm. But the one I really like is: He who defines himself can’t know who he … More ToV 24 – the idea of you isn’t YOU
Today’s post has a soundtrack, so go ahead and click here to get the Eagles going so you can listen in the background as you read… Ironically, after writing yesterday’s post considering the need to be at peace with what isn’t at peace, I’ve been feeling more peaceful than I have in weeks.
~ ~ ~ We are all seekers This motley band Our trail is full of rocks and roots Unexpected turns And long stretches through darkness I cannot say these journeys lead To happy endings But something draws us From the crowded passage Of well paved pathways ~ ~ ~