Archive for 2018

Hello Monday! I'm feeling unreasonably optimistic again this morning, and can't really see why (but I guess that's the definition of “unreasonable”). Weekend was sort of typical, with no real “events” to speak of, just housework and study – oh, did I mention I'm studying? Yep, it's true: I'm working towards a masters. An MBA in fact! A single unit at a time, online, so it's likely to take me about four years to finish but it's kind of great being g a student again … even if it doesn't come with the lack of responsibility that I seem to recall so fondly of my earlier days.
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Well that weekend went fast! (I have to remind myself that our weekends in Sydney are numbered. In the hundreds, sure, but still numbered.) We spent Saturday morning looking for a new place to live, and why does this sound like a familiar refrain? Our lease was up this month and rather than “rolling over” (into a month-by-month tenancy), the real-estate agents have issued us a termination notice, “…to protect the owners.
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Maybe I’m getting older. I mean, OF COURSE that is OBJECTIVELY true, of all of us. Even if time is multidimensional, we seem to be falling this way at near-light speed — with no clear way to steer, let alone slow down. We each grow a tiny bit older with every Planck time clock-tick, our cells die and replenish, the pattern of “us” which arises from and is embedded in the physicality of the universe transforms and changes, like a “river once crossed“.
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