Tell me how you are feeling, she told him. I mean, really feeling. Fine, he said. Not the dressed up, phony, everything is fine kind of feeling, but the raw, real, take it or stuff it kind of feeling. She looked at him, one eyebrow raised, her whole stance a challenge. Why would you want me to do that? He mirrored the same look. That will mean we can be friends. Real friends. She wasn’t sure he was up for it. Got an hour or two? he asked, and his voice broke a little. Just en
. Are you living an unreal life, one that doesn’t feel authentic? Perhaps it is time to examine what is contained within and crying to be born, or at least given recognition. You know what I am talking about ~ it will not go away, but you dare not feed it for fear that it will grow and take over your life. It will demand change. It will demand courage on your part. But it will be real. All Is Contianed There’s no reality except the one contained within us. That’s why so many
. Everyone wants to be at the center of attention, but I always look towards the edge, the periphery. People are more real out there, without an audience to perform for. That’s where the really fascinating stuff is taking place. At the Edge I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all the kinds of things you can’t see from the center.
. . . . . ~ Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
The Edge… there is no honest way to explain it because the onl
I jumped to the other end of the spectrum (all those HOT pinks I’ve been painting) and got out some greens. This face is more realistic than the one in Broken: Green However, the emotions aren’t as real. I feel something, deeply, when I look at Broken. This one doesn’t make me feel as intensely, which is why I say that “More realistic isn’t necessarily more real.” #CWWOL20110204 #greens #real #emotion #realistic #Broken