So if the pen’s mightier than the sword, what about the camera? Or do they complement each other. The picture takes the snapshot, the words explain.Many pictures have come at us this week. A journalist beheaded, people dying of a terrible virus, guns, bombs, people. But behind the images are the words that are spoken about them and for them and against them.
What are we to think? The world is an awful place? What can we do, we’re only one person? As so many have said, it does start with us. It begins with a willingness, an openness to do things that will make the world a better place.
Our words and our pictures are the sum of a collective unconscious. The world hums with it and them. Do good. Breathe. Write.