Tuesday, June 28, 2011
something about trees and forests......?
What is that old saying, can't see the forest for the trees or something? When you can't see the bigger picture? I think I have that problem. I self-diagnosed myself. Seriously I think I have this problem but in reverse. Instead of seeing the finer details or the meaning of the finer details I see the big picture. I am starting to think that because of this I'm misinterpreting the forest. I've been reading Wally Lamb's The Hour I First Believed and it is phenomenal! I usually read to go to sleep but this book keeps me awake and I'm reading to all hours of the night. A pager turner if there ever was one. Anyways, I know that there is some deep hidden meaning in so many things he writes about but I seem to miss it. I am loving the story and the characters and how the story is woven together for the reader but am afraid I am missing another layer that would make it that much better. I also think this affliction, for lack of a better term, is hindering me in my daily life. Does this make sense? Do you ever feel that there is more beyond your grasps?
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