How to Be a Healthy, Emotionally Mature Adult

Zat Rana
Zat Rana
Sep 19, 2019 · 8 min read

“Time,” Jorge Luis Borges wrote, “is the substance I am made of… a river which sweeps me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger which destroys me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire which consumes me, but I am the fire. The world, unfortunately, is real; I, unfortunately, am Borges.”

What the great Argentinian writer was meditating on here is the paradox inherent in our experience of…