This completes the second section, “Shaping Ourselves,” of my projected book to be called So You Think Your Life Was Wasted. Next week we’ll start on Part Three, “Society and the Individual.”
Life and Achievement
Friday, August 10, 2007
5:45 a.m. somehow frittered away three quarters of an hour doing — what?? Story of my life, that.
Joyce, where do I go from here? If psychic powers and abilities aren’t an end in themselves — and clearly they aren’t, any more than anything else is — and if no form of external achievement is my focus —
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“If you missed some chances, so what?”
At the cost of some slight embarrassment, I offer this for those whose life situation it may echo, who may take encouragement from it.
August 9, 2007
Joseph, my friend, long time no see, but I just got the sense that I ought to contact you.
You will notice that you are listening repeatedly to the Paul Potts album and finding tears in your eyes when he sings “Time to say goodbye.” I don’t think it’s because that’s the only line in English, do you?
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