There’s something magical about cityscapes that absolutely enchants me. Growing up in pastoral surroundings, I always dreamed of one day moving to a metropolitan area and being able to live amongst the ocean of energy that is a city.
Cities are so fascinating. The lights remind me that there is always someone awake, at any given hour, you are not the only one going about life.
You can be totally alone, isolated, and yet still surrounded by a million other souls.
👇This picture below👇 reminds me of an alchemical axiom: “As Above, So Below. As Below, So Above.” It basically is remarking on the essence of the concept that the microcosm reflects the macrocosm, and vice-versa. This picture is, I think, an example of that. From above, the city looks like a microchip. That pervasive yet invisible driver of electrons and lives that is omnipresent in our daily lives.
What an exciting place to be, what a world to live in. The prairie of pavement, the concrete jungle, the sea of electrons and souls.
Just meandering through my thoughts. I’d originally published a much more eloquent post about this, but it disappeared somehow. Go figure.
This one gets the same basic gist across.