CHANGE: is it truly possible for people?

Originally posted on Poormans Friend:
In a story by Jamie Tworkowski called “Welcome To Midnight” he asked the questions, “…is it possible to change? Is it really truly possible to leave the past behind…? I’ve wrestled with these questions and their answers in many different ways and settings over the last 9 years of my life since I left prison. And I’ll probably still wrestle with them as the years progress. Because the past can never leave us like a mad lover, and change always tests the waters first (often longer than expected), before giving itself to us wholly. But… Continue reading CHANGE: is it truly possible for people?

CHANGE: is it truly possible for people?

In a story by Jamie Tworkowski called “Welcome To Midnight” he asked the questions, “…is it possible to change? Is it really truly possible to leave the past behind…? I’ve wrestled with these questions and their answers in many different ways and settings over the last 9 years of my life since I left prison. And I’ll probably still wrestle with them as the years progress. Because the past can never leave us like a mad lover, and change always tests the waters first (often longer than expected), before giving itself to us wholly. But these questions has somewhat felt … Continue reading CHANGE: is it truly possible for people?