My mom will inaugurate this first edition of ‘OPEN MIC’ week. Get up on stage, grab the mic and say what you need to say.
This post reminds me of Gail Dines: in her TED talk, she explains how society and the media put women in 2 categories, based on their age: either “fuckability” or “invisibility” (link to talk). This materialistic hierarchy really needs to change.
The existentialist stance is that spiritual progression is individual. So, you can either waste your life trying to please another person or you can get out there, face up to the fact that no matter what, you’ll die alone, and live accordingly.
Here are a few videos that I’ll add to this set: