The World Has An Enormous Appetite

Lisbeth Essays, Life

The world has an enormous appetite. 

Whatever you offer it, the world will consume.

So, be careful of what you choose to offer, for appetite is a funny master, and you may find yourself creating dishes that are not you, do not taste like you, do not feel like you, but which the world now desires from you, because you have fed her these meals again and again. And now she sits at your heel — this world you have called to the table — begging for more, like a lost child asking for sweets … and safety.

And what will you do?

Lisbeth Essays, Life

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