Two years ago I made a vision board and I titled it “what I was born to do.” It had wise women all over it, children, a pregnant wildwoman in a field. It was full of color, vitality, and newness. Pulsing with life. Within a year I had quit…
It is Orwellian: Medium’s Ministry of Truth has declared Svetlana Voreskova to be an unperson! What next?
“ Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.” Censorship is the first step to controlling the present.
“ I guess you already have authorisation from Svetlana to republish these posts.” I have asked for her permission, and if she declines, I will take the posts down. The nature of Google’s web-crawlers meant I had to act fast before all links were refreshed and the cache cleared on finding a dead link.
I think about this sort of thing often. It’s why I find people living in 21st century America complaining about how “oppressed” they are and how unfair life is so annoying.
Do they realize they live in the most generous, prosperous country ever created? Do they realize the total accident of history that created it?