Nature of the Beast

Nature of the Beast

There is a truth that every person struggles to see. In simple terms, it is his or her own self. This isn’t to say that any person isn’t capacitated to see him or herself; it means that they choose not too. Instead, like a fantasy, fabricated by, but not found in the actual mind, is a concept of self I call the Shell.

Hang Up

Hang Up

When I was very young, I was instructed to pick up the family telephone in the fewest rings possible while answering it in a very directed manner. While I was taught to be very polite and courteous, it was heavily emphasized that I should not give out any personal or family information to any caller I didn’t know.