The whole is more than the sum of its parts

A quote from Aristotle – Aristotle is my favorite philosopher. I agree with him. It makes sense. “The whole is more than the sum of its part.” I apply this to life, the idea of life, the concept of living is more than what it’s like living it. The inclination that we humans can createContinue reading “The whole is more than the sum of its parts”

Weak power

Not only for warriors, but this also goes for humans and various species as well. Every living thing acquires a weapon — either intelligence, strength, art, imagination, wealth.Whatever power is assumed, it must be feared. Not to let it take over you, To control and consume you. Power will make you weak if it consumesContinue reading “Weak power”

Weak strength

Not only for warriors, but this also goes for humans and various species as well. Every living thing acquires a weapon — either intelligence, strength, art, imagination, wealth.Whatever power is assumed, it must be feared. Not to let it take over you, To control and consume you. Power will make you weak if it consumesContinue reading “Weak strength”

A Coda (Flash Fiction)

                                               Jack and Jossie: A Coda (Flash Fiction) “Jack, I don’t understand why you have problems with me. All I want to do is help you,” said Jossie. “Here’s the problem, Jossie. You don’t understand. But why don’t you understand? Why don’t you understand why I don’t like you anymore?” Jossie and Jack were at aContinue reading “A Coda (Flash Fiction)”

Love Is Strong

People have struggled emotionally. People who’ve struggled with life, in general, can understand empathy. I can empathize with others and can understand their struggles. People who’ve been in environments of negativity, perhaps positivity, generally can develop understanding in both situations. You say, “Well, physical abuse, he is now able to empathize with people who haveContinue reading “Love Is Strong”

Questions Matter

There is nothing wrong, ever, with questioning ideas, thoughts, dogmas, and concepts and issuing rules and policies. There is a need for all of us to such. If someone tells you there is a rule, break it, because most times, it moves progress forward. Now, you could say, a company has a policy against organizationalContinue reading “Questions Matter”

Your Design

Thank you for reading my blogs and liking and commenting on my photographs, content in general. I enjoy doing it, and it gives me a lot of joy. Creating things and expressing yourself is an essential part of life; we must do it, and we will continue to do it forever. There’s a natural tendencyContinue reading “Your Design”

Fear?

Some people say they are not afraid of anything. I think this is an excellent trait to have. But, I think it’s important we discuss what we mean by “anything.” Do we expect a specific job? A certain class? A person? Afraid of what? I think a lot of people are so scared of theContinue reading “Fear?”

What You Were Meant To Do?

People consistently ask, “why do people do the opposite of what is “meant,” career-wise, or in college. Deciding whether to major in something or study, perhaps take just one class. There is a broad range of answers to this. One of them is the cultural influence. Some cultures expect children to grow up to achieveContinue reading “What You Were Meant To Do?”