"I have not been unaware of the political drama
going on, but I have not taken any sides because
politics to me, all of them seem rotten to the core
and all based on economics , not humanitarianism.
The suffering of the word seemed to me without
remedy except by what we could give individually.
I did not trust any movement or system..." Anais Nin 1939
Anais Nin is one of my all time favorite writers. She is raw and fluent and has voiced emotions and ideas about the world and the human condition that are timeless.
The quote above to me is completely relevant to now. We are watching a parade of power brokers who throw dirt professionally and bandy the word "change" around as if they will make a difference. But will they? It all feels a bit hopeless sometimes, especially that all of those seeking election need vast teams around them to advise them how to be more human and likable...