Tempus fugit

My life had taken on an urgency. I came to believe that blind striving was proof of my existence, and movement in any direction was preferable to a dreary stillness. I see now that my clambering was a cheerless search for purpose, and purpose, it must have seemed to me then, was the amulet one had best wear while trundling down the road to the ever after. I come now to a living stillness and to my yearning. Time flees, and I follow behind it. 

 Painting by Asha Carolyn Young

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s