Intro Song = "Arcane". Outro Song = "Firebrand". Both by Kevin MacLeod. Available under Creative Commons Attribution License.
(2) Understandings of how nature works; and
(3) A design approach.
(2) People-Care; and
She is brutalized, for our supersized
existence. Big houses, cars and closets
to ease the pain of shrunken meaning and ALIVENESS.
But it doesn’t work. The pain of separation is still there.
So we continue our bubbly chatter
Turn, and stuff, our faces.
nom-nom-nom… let’s think of new places
to pillage, strip and chew to the bone.
Home, desolated home.
The question "How are you?" is PROFOUND.
But it has been watered-down to a synonym for "Hello."
Forced or fake auto-responses of obligated okay-ness are expected.
(And if you are going through something tragic, it really doesn't matter! Every social encounter OPENS with this well-established Ritual of Insincerity.)
The question "How are you?" prompts an answer that begins with "I AM _____________."
This means many times each day, you are invited to SPEAK THE MOST POWERFUL STATEMENT that can be spoken of yourself.
And the socially-expected thing to do, is be QUICK + SLICK with your answer.
For a change... TAKE YOUR TIME, and tell your truth. ✍🏾