Like I’m a pair of trousers one size too large or a glove too tiny.
In this world full of strong and heavy opinions, so many of them, of all shapes sizes and textures, where do my ambivalent, amorphous, wafting thoughts and ideas stand ?
I think these opinions stalk me.
I wake up and open the newspaper, there they are.
I’m making my hearty breakfast and they come floating in through the window from the neighbours yard, right above my crispy bacon.
I switch on the television and they fill my nostrils.
God forbid if I ever pause at the coffee machine at work for more than a second, they’ll hunt me down.
Without even being mine they weigh me down,crowd my mind.
Everyone else seems so decided on just about everything that moves on this planet.
Why must I remain fluid then?
Maybe I still have more to learn.
Maybe I still have more to see.
Maybe I still have more to hear.
A time will come, when my mind has all the answers I seek, even as I sit aimlessly, perched by the windowsill.
A wise man once said that a glass half empty is much better than when it is too full.