"Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself. Can he, then, be trusted with the government of others?"
— Thomas Jefferson (1801)
“The truth is humbling, terrifying, and often exhilarating. It blows the doors off the hinges and fills the world with fresh air.”
— Augusten Burroughs, This Is How
Governments don’t want a population capable of critical thinking. They want obedient workers, people just smart enough to run the machines and just dumb enough to passively accept their situation.”
— George Carlin
“You have to understand, most of these people are not ready to be unplugged. And many of them are so injured, so hopelessly dependent on the system that they will fight to protect it.”
— Morpheus, The Matrix
No title yet.
I hadn’t really expected it to start this soon. I thought maybe I needed some more space on things, but somehow I got inspired. I made a quick outline last night, and dug into it today at work. (I’m still here, actually.)
I’m excited about writing something new. It’s great to have the juices flowing again.
No title yet, but I can give you a good guess what it’s about.