Posted in January 2014

the hope which has no opposite in fear

– The other day, a friend sent me a quote. “This made me think of Brooke,” she said. To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you like everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop … Continue reading

beyond tolerance

beyond tolerance

– There was a time that I thought that tolerance was the goal. I used the word freely. “Awareness,” I would say in the first speech I ever gave, “leads to tolerance.” And then I began to understand that no one in this life is looking to be “tolerated.” Because, you see, to tolerate means … Continue reading