and the good news is: it never ends.
There is always something going on, a new riddle to unravel or an old blunder waiting to be fixed. The learning process itself is not only fun. At some point there is always that pain point to overcome, when you have to cross the bridge from stupid, ignorant and awkward to ... eh ... less clumsy. That rarely works from the first time.
' Keep on trying ' is the spirit.
In her book 'Sofía de los presagios' the Nicaraguan writer Gioconda Belli shares her very very wise view on believing :
" Divinity stays in the wombs of the women
and in the phallus of men,
because this is where life begins
and where everything else is generated from.
Only the darkness of souls estranged of nature
can invent a male god
with a virgin mother. "
Pleasure without guilt is not available on the market, so, I fabricate it myself!
Following the advice 'Let your food be your medicine' I created a series of chocolates:
85% cocoa, only nuts, fruits and spices as filling and a little belgian savoir-faire!.
The square one of these beauties is for the gutsy connoisseur: it has chili, salt, sesame and poppy seeds.
Tastes divine and devilish at the same time..
The Belgian jazz musician Dani Klein once told a black American male colega that she was taking a philosophy course at the university nowadays.. "Why?" he asked. "To discover the meaning of life," Dani said. He had to really laugh. "Bull shit,' he said." There is nothing to understand. Music is all there is.".