City life is in decline, the consequence of Covid & Technology combined. Welcome (again!), to suburbia life.
At the individual level, people have difficulties determining what is real and what is not. Thus they defer that judgement to some sort of authority. Or, even worse, they give up all efforts to understand and think critically. Welcome to the world of magical thinking.
In the last fifty years, the catholic mass has been trivialized to an unbelievable extent. To the Vatican, with love: here are a few ideas to improve the catholic mass, coming from a non-religious guy.
“Man, what the fuck do the Greeks have to do with anything?” Rusty James to his Dad (from Coppola’s “Rumble Fish” movie based on S.E. Hinton’s book)
For the unaware North American or European traveler who first arrives in the tropics, a pleasant surprise awaits. Against the reference background of northerner landscapes, the colors of the tropics do stand out boldly.
Stop demonizing oil and attacking the oil industry. Instead, downsize your life and serve as an example to others.
City lights… the perfect overture to a night of sound and deep sleep?
Humans are the most ordinary creatures walking on earth. Yet, each one of us is a source of consciousness and consciousness is no little thing. We are the entire universe looking back at itself.
Human gestures are perfect definition of archetypes.
Thankfully, bridges, buildings and towers bring a sort of order and structure into our otherwise unpredictable lives.