How to live with an unknowable mind
Here are my rough-draft principles for living with an unknowable mind: The mind is a tremendous story-teller and will try to make up pleasing stories about your thoughts and behaviour. These aren’t necessarily true. Using introspection you can’t always (ever?) know what you really think or who you really are. Using introspection to work out what you are or what you think can be...
It's about choices...
Everything in our lives is a reflection of a choice we’ve made before. You might not fully understand the consequences of your choices, but you did make the choice. You are where you are in life because somewhere down the line you decided to be there. Juxtaposing the lives of loved ones taught me this. But it holds true to you too… (Note: Edited since original post in 2004)
Key West 2010