Relax

We’re making the same mistakes we made 1,000 years ago.
So they must be the right ones. So relax.

It’s so hard to forget pain

but it’s even harder to remember sweetness.
We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.

Talking in vowels

With a gun stuck in your mouth and the barrel of the gun between your teeth, you can only talk in vowels. — Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club, 1996 Long years past I lived for a while in the Midwest on a farm. I learnt to shoot guns, and to drive tractors. I’m not sure which I…