Remember your mortality:

Everyday, I watch the quiet rising of the sun, and arrive home just in time for it's setting. I enjoy the cycle; the motion of light and darkness that reminds me that one day, I too, will be resting as the sun — cold, dead and remembered only for the light that used to be [...]

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Opinionated — a coping skill

You are unconscious of what you don't know, so you believe in opinions. I am pleased with the epiphany, that this is why children frighten us; in the way they question our deepest convictions with such unnerving curiosity — wide eyed they ask, "Why's the sky blue?", and you realize you have lived twenty years [...]