Contradiction #9

Truth is not always found

in honesty.

~ Kelly Hartland

Contradiction #8

Other people are not a source of peace or happiness;

but something deeper –

an experience of ourselves.

Yet, without other people,

we may not experience peace or happiness.

~ Kelly Hartland

Contradiction #5

Hope –

Life’s bland without it;

reality’s distorted with it.

~ Kelly Hartland

Contradiction #4

To attain happiness,

we must first risk becoming miserable.

~ Kelly Hartland

Contradiction #3

Fulfilling our own wants and desires,

creates an emptiness within.

~ Kelly Hartland

Contradiction #2

In order to clean anything up –

you must first make a bigger mess of it.

~ Kelly Hartland

Contradiction #1

The more interesting our inner life –

the less interesting our semblance.

~ Kelly Hartland

Deep feelings

If to take offence

is 10% actuality and 90% actualised fear –

who is the offender?

~ Kelly Hartland