Finding Yourself

“Why am I trying to become what I don’t want to be when all I want is out there, waiting for me the minute I say I know who I am.”  ~Arthur Miller, from Death of a Salesman In Chapter 8 of Booked: Literature in the Soul of Me, Karen Swallow Prior tells the story of the […]

Know Thyself: Day 2

Death Of A Salesman Arthur Miller ““Why am I trying to become what I don’t want to be when all I want is out there, waiting for me the minute I say I know who I am.”  Self-idolatry takes many forms, including (surprisingly) depression.  When a person’s focus and purpose is based on themselves, it’s […]

Know Thyself

“Why am I trying to become what I don’t want to be when all I want is out there, waiting for me the minute I say I know who I am.”  ~Arthur Miller, from Death of a Salesman Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman is the tragic story of Willy Loman, a man destroyed by […]