A Runaway Train On Meth or how I didn’t stop worrying and love insanity…
It takes an extreme amount of energy to try to keep hopeful on this insane wreck of a planet. I am a reformed news addict; I simply cannot take it anymore! The nightly news is so sensationalist and bizarre and oh so depressing.
I do not need this, I can look outside my window and find bizarre and depressing. I feel the urge sometimes, to head for hills, or somewhere. It reminds me of a car wreck, a horrific, bloody mess of a car wreck, a truly sickening sight, I have to look away but then I’m compelled to take a little peek…and I’m frightened at what I see…
We are a great society in decline, a massive and swift decline. We are in such decline that we are likely to screw it up for all life on this planet, not just ourselves. We as a species are so egocentric, we believe that the Earth and all its treasures are for us to control and manipulate to our own greedy selfish ends.
We condemn others who do not share this philosophy of dominance and instead promote unity and coexistence. Society writes them off as best as well-meaning ignorants or at worst, militant nuts.
I am guilty as the next person, I will admit. I consume like a good citizen. I stay out of trouble, I recycle and pay my mortgage on time. I pay my taxes and I never see the man behind the curtain, I have a good idea that he’s there, pulling all the strings. I know enough to just pay up and keep my mouth shut….
Or do I? Maybe I’ve decided not to keep my mouth shut or my eyes. It’s like a bad dream and human society is a runaway train on meth and no one is at the controls. In fact, the crazy passengers on the train of fools are busily arguing as to whether they need an engineer at all. We are about to jump he tracks. everybody sees it, they all talk about it but do nothing. It’s like they cannot stop the insanity long enough to see this and I am the only one who does and I’m no damned train engineer, I want to scream…..”Stop this selfish bickering before it’s too late and we fall into an abyss never to return”…and no one can hear me but I still shout…….
GOOD night, Strawberryindigo.