Leave a comment

Hypocrite Much?


All acts of kindness are lights in the war for justice. ~Joy Harjo

If kindness is not inculcated in a person before they reach their teens, the hope for justice is little more than a wet dream staining the sheets. I was taught to be kind but rejected the teaching well into my 20s for a philosophy of objective selfishness.

Even now, when I believe in a justice predicated on kindness over punishment, there are times I am unkind, in my mind, an unkindness stepping across the border into cruelty, wickedness. It’s a mindset rationalized because it is focused on people I view as acting unkindly. Hypocrite much?

True kindness, fundamental kindness is bestowed upon all irrespective of their actions. It is an approach to life, not fairy dusted sprinkled only on those deemed worthy by my preferences. For, in the end, we are all unworthy, myself included.

18 Apr 2019

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

The #1 Itinerary

Inspiring the world's next generation of travelers.

LLUIS BUSSE

#photography #art #culture

a.mermaid'spen_

You can't deny Art!

Top 10 of Anything and Everything - The Fun Top Ten Blog

Animals, Gift Ideas, Travel, Books, Recycling Ideas and Many, Many More

shakemyheadhollow

Conceptual spaces: politics, philosophy, art, literature, religion, cultural history

One Rule || Simplicity

The art of Maximising the amount of work NOT done

travelingpersecond.wordpress.com/

Learning Culture by Traveling

Petesteph1's Blog

"Shootin' from the Hip Photography Tips"

emotionspassion.com

Emotional musings- emotionspassion@gmail.com

Julie Around The Globe

The less traveled paths

The Broad Spectrum Life

Exploring Rhymes, Reasons, and Nuances of Our World

ABnormal

Travel / Outdoors / Lifestyle

Sunyar Unseen India

Explore unexplored India

roads bel travelled

Exploring open roads without breaking the bank

Cookie Vagabond

European travel blog and visa on Indian passport

Everydayhero

life & travel / vida & viajes

Kelsey Schmitt

Travel & Lifestyle

The Bibliofile

Book Reviews, Books, Bestsellers, Literary Fiction

A Letter From Lou

slowly making my way around the world

%d bloggers like this: