Calliope crawls out from underneath the table.
“Feeling better?” Urania annotates and counts index cards. She’s set a system to keep track of the vignettes that will become Book 4 — color coded dots signify various levels of completion.
“Yes.” Cal’s face looks more pink than green.
Thalia pops up from the grey shag and executes a point perfect pirouette. “I reminded herrrrrr! We only get to do life one moment at time — stop allowing false evidence to appear real!”
Goals and contingencies, as I’ve said, are important.
But they exist in the future and the past, beyond the pale of the sensory realm. Practice, the path of mastery, exists only in the present.
~ George Leonard