There’s a memetic paradigm in Western culture that’s always confused me, and the more I research into it, the deeper my confusion gets.
Currently, the world is in a state. It’s been getting into a worse and worse state and the evidence dates back to the late 1800’s to the early 1900’s.
If authors were still paid by the word, then I’d be set. Alas… such is not the case these days.
This is space: most of it is black, except for the bits of it that aren’t. You get nebulae, galaxies, stars of all ages… and more planets than any rational mind would think is possible.
Oscar Wylde once said, “If you want to know the true nature of a man, give him a mask.” Or words to that effect.
So I have a new PLN of attack for my daily regimen. I call it HAM and it stands for Half-hour Action Model.
Beloved and I went to see two movies just a few short days ago: Into the Spider Verse and Bumblebee. Both are very different movies, but they have one thing in common – a healthy dollop of nostalgia.