Manuscript in the New Dark Age

Manu-scripting notes had become a luxury in this age – the digital age, of efficiency, of quantity, of competition. But as time runs scarce, there are qualities necessarily lost, for one cannot say that a candle lasts only an hour. Thus, it is up to the self, to learn to appreciate all those intricate beauty in this pacing framework; they are the fine brushstrokes of a neo-classicist, something that is not captured within the scenery itself; they are the silences of Satie’s piano, yet stories they yearn to tell; they are the hidden sweetness of raw cocoa, only that one is defeated by the thick surface of bitterness. “What it is to be human?” How we have become so distant to ourselves, how we forget our faces, how we force ourselves into what we most fear, how the ambivalence of our nature lure us into self-hatred and destruction, yet we will not to save ourselves, we had become weak, contemptible, backwards, back into the Dark Ages, save this time, it is not merely dark, but also cold, and bleak…

Manuscript

 

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