How world-football helped me understand passion.
Month: October 2017
And for years I have attributed this masochistic pastime to an oral fixation for focus.
Hand in mouth equaled mental motors moving.
A way to curb my mind from wandering.
But I was wrong.
We are not born with demons. They are created. We learn them from experiences that lead us to then form memories in their honor. Fed by fear and assumption, we give them an illusory life of their own. We name them. We construct a story in their honor. We proceed to retell that story to …