I, like many people, have been watching the news for most of my life. In the past six years, I have noticed the stories of injustice going up, and hope for human-kind dwindling down to the single thin thread. I decided to write out a thought about that darkness… That plague we seem to love so much. The one we buy into and watch every night with our families.
Normality. The constructed social code the human race tries to base its core values on.
Yet the word is a contradiction in itself. Its definition is to conform and reduce to a regular standard pattern. But that pattern is constantly changing and thus normal is only what we perceive it to be within a moment, before the norm begins to change gradually to the next accepted code. So slowly, we barely even notice it until we wake up one day, and realize that everything we know has changed. Continue reading