What can a swing teach me about life? I see the swing. I think, “Oh, this looks fun.” I climb on, I push off, I ascend. I pick up speed. My stomach drops. I feel afraid. I slow down. I scrape the bottom of my Chucks against the ground. I regain…… Continue reading Play, Ground.
Today a storm raged in Austin, and the natural process of destruction inspired me. Examples of beneficial aspects of destruction include a forest fire that fertilizes new generations, or the storm that is, as I write this, filling our Greenbelt with fresh water. Nature teaches us that destruction and creation can and must co-exist. Nature…… Continue reading Fully Human: Destruction