You have to keep breaking your heart until it opens

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The Image We Long For

At the Still Point

We are like sculptors, constantly carving out of others the image we long for, need, love or desire, often against reality, against their benefit, and always, in the end, a disappointment, because it does not fit them.

— Anaïs Nin

 

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I want what we all want

At the Still Point

I want what we all want,” said Carl. “To move certain parts of the interior of myself into the exterior world, to see if they can be embraced. — Jonathan Lethem

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Aquarium of Vulcan: Kepler and the Quincunx

Aquarium of Vulcan: Kepler and the Quincunx. "The division between astrology and astronomy in Kepler’s day was quite blurred and not at all sharply delineated as nowadays. Throughout his life Kepler supplemented his income by regularly publishing calendars which predicted future events from astrology. For the year 1595 he prophesized a particularly cold winter, an … Continue reading Aquarium of Vulcan: Kepler and the Quincunx