love and heretics

It's better to light a candle than curse the darkness

I see you……

Do you really see those around you? Do they let you? Do you want to?

Can anyone really see you? do you let them? Do they want to?

We hide ourselves behind masks, behind platitudes and smiles, even behind a facebooky type wall…..

We allow others to get by with “fine” and are glad they don’t want to drone on about their details….

The human experience can and should... be so much more…..

First of all,” he [Atticus] said, “if you can learn a simple trick, Scout, you’ll get along a lot better with all kinds of folks. You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view – until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.” “To Kill a Mockingbird”

Are we interested in understanding others? in allowing others to understand us?

Unconditional love only becomes available through understanding.

Realizing that we all can be good, bad….we all have light and darkness within.

We create monsters, we vilify others….and we hide the villain and monster side of ourselves…

We are…..human…..

the good, the bad, and the ugly….and the beauty…



  1. Reblogged this on Thewritegirlforthejob's Blog and commented:
    I couldn’t have said it better myself. There is much truth in these words.

  2. Thank you, that was very kind for you to say.

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