“Why explore the universe when we barely know ourselves?”

Its cold. Dark, cold and lifeless. The floor feels like slabs of polished cold moonstone, sending shivers up my body, reminding me of all my worries, the silence screams loud in my ears, deafening and disabling me beyond my own perception. I do not understand what is wrong. I can't differentiate wrong from right, its … Continue reading “Why explore the universe when we barely know ourselves?”

Icarus

Wild and unrestrained, he flew too close to the sun. Too naive to make amends, too foolish to understand, mouth frothing, face numb. The glow tore the feathers out of his wings, rendered him flightless, useless, hopeless, powerless. Foolish he was to think he could embrace the sun, twirling, whirling, towards the ocean he spun. … Continue reading Icarus