This photo has made me think about all the things that still frighten me.
About the above mentioned fragility of life, living beings and this world´s balance. But also, about
my own vulnerability
inescapable weakness linked to ageing
indifference and cruelty of those who don´t appreciate the uniqueness of life
blindness and lack of perspective that prevent us to be aware of the high impact we can have on our context
vanity and arrogance of persons who think they are the center of the universe, when indeed, it has multiple centers
lack of compassion and selfishness produced by our individualism
our ignorance in relation to the real nature of things
the repeated rejection of our interdependence
the deep-seated contempt for spiritual side of life
our banality and irresponsibility, indolence and apathy, when we should feel amazed, lucky, grateful...
And once and again, I´ve been thinking that maybe we are too good at escapism and unconcern, too good at being excessively absorbed in ourselves. In fact, we are the heir of those who survived thanks to these abilities, and sometimes I afraid we won´t be able to break off this vicious circle
But then, I have looked backwards at all my life and at the moment I took this photo and I started this unfinished reflection and I understood that no destiny is unshakeable...
flower art friday: vulnerable