Random Thought on the Nature of Self (fictional and alive)

Every moment of every day, we are not just living, we are creating who we are.  Isn’t that pretty amazing?

I am as much the sum of my experiences, physicality and psychology, as I am the product of my own invention.  If I say I am a writer, I can then invent myself as a writing writer or a dreaming writer or a shot-down writer, or whatever I decide.  I act what I think I am.

I am what I imagine I am.  Being, living, is simply the constant yet temporal state of self-creation.

Isn’t it interesting when one finds that self changing…

A Central Park Pond

A Central Park Pond


About sputnitsa

Born in the US, I grew up in Africa and the West Indies, and returned stateside in my teens. I've worked in international development, social justice and democracy work, and inclusivity training both domestically and overseas. I have served in Peace Corps, where I experienced my first Russian invasion, after which I volunteered with refugees and mentored youth. I vacation climbing minarets and mountains, as well as exploring theaters, museums and parks. Here in New York, I produce short films, direct short plays, and write.
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2 Responses to Random Thought on the Nature of Self (fictional and alive)

  1. Yarnspnr says:

    As I tell everyone who will listen… you are a bright and shining star in the Universe with talents no one ever has had before you came into this world and no one will ever have after you are gone. You are unique! Enjoy yourself and allow others to enjoy you too!

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