- Release Date 2017-08-08
- Label DCR
- Catalog DCR012
After several months (and few words) with this beautiful soul, I've experienced his ubiquitous 'condition' as the voice of a divine messenger - one gently whispering to go slower, try easier, love more fully, robustly, humorously, intentionally. As Vonnegut insists, "we are here to fart around"....but the very fabric of late-capitalism seems to be driving us into anxiety, overwork and loneliness. Perhaps mental illness is the final taboo.
Who 'are' we when we are gradually unmade like this - what truly remains when our memories, stories, cognition fade? They surely will for all of us.
I have few adequate words, but I bow deeply.
As dementia has 'peeled back', I've witnessed glimpses of a sort of radiant divinity I wasn't sure could exist in a human - a 'self beyond self' I can only describe as childlike, timeless, luminous...