Making Senses: A short essay (perhaps poetic) of thoughts or aphorisms

my post today at Spoondeep mag : http://www.spoondeep.wordpress.com
thought it bore semblance to my workings going on here 🙂

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Making Senses: A short essay of thoughts or aphorisms

 

In a sense, then, the world gifts us a skin, a flesh, in perceiving it.

And perhaps re-cognizing us, individual specimens, into a social situation.

In a sense, then, language expresses us.  As our inner individual experience is able to fit itself into the social commerce of forms, terms, gestures, behaviors and intonations, so that “self” is able to be known, observed, engaged and interpreted or received.  “Responded” to/with.

Each of our “Response – abilities,” our responsibility.

In a sense, then, our sense are middle ground clothed in mutuality – a “zone of contact with the present in all its openendedness” (Mikhail Bakhtin).

In a sense, then, here is where we meet, and that-here (“there” hypothetically) is where we continually be-come (or come-to-be).

In a sense, then, our “name” for existence – “Being” – is appropriately an action…

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"A word is a bridge thrown between myself and an other - a territory shared by both" - M. Bakhtin

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