I recently started working for an entrepreneurship development Non-profit because I wanted to be more holistic in my understanding of how to run a startup but also to widen my knowledge on different approaches to tackling development. I had been so fixated on the ‘K’ or capital component of the Cobb-Douglas equation as I had […]
Wheel of Time Series: what I loved about it were the conversations. The storyline was superb but the characters became real because of how they spoke to one another and developed. Admittedly the series seem to drag towards the end but the great transformation of the main three protagonist boys at the end were amazing. […]
“So how was your date with our little Alise over the weekend.” Rubert teased. “It wasn’t a date Rubert, we went furniture shopping and he hardly bought anything. It felt like pulling teeth to get him to take a lamp and a crappy bedside table.” Alise responded as she came out of the backroom […]
Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 The room was hot and stuffy. The fluorescent lights that worked blinked while most of them were dead or empty. Most of the lighting for the room was natural but with the small windows that looked to be more appropriate for prison, the room was also poorly […]
We are always so concerned about me; how to get more likes, more readers, better job, more money, be more attractive and on and on.
But there are people who have loved us even when we cared nothing about all these things…and there are new people who love us for who we are not as we wish we were.
That I think is the bigger message of Incredibles and what is so attractive about it…the irony is that they are the ones we would all “want” to be, but they can’t even be themselves.
A wake up call…mine…
So I will still write, correct injustice, preach! But I will work more on myself: my thought, words and deeds; because our faith is not supposed to be said but to be lived, every morning, every day, every moment.
My misguided sister, who I love dearly, is of the view that there are good and bad actions separate from the context and intent but I feel that nothing can be evaluated in isolation. I can appreciate her view point as the responsible first-born with a strong sense of propriety but right and wrong is a terrible simplification for a wide range of actions.