Aphorism 63

Anxiety is a function of what is, what could’ve been, would could be and the unknowing how much time is left before the lights go out — forever.


Aphorism 37

A volcano is a clue that links the human inward and the non-human outward.  A volcano is the source of rich soil, fresh glacial streams, abundant forests and wild life.  It is also the source of complete and total destruction.  But eternal processes don’t distinguish creation from destruction — creation and destruction are synonymous