The Fickleness of Change and Our Quest for Permanence

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance. — Alan Watts

Photograph by S. M. Y. Rafi

ince its very conception, the universe has wrestled with change, ever expanding yet furiously contracting, reaching out into the dreadful nothingness to fill it with new galaxies, and new stars, and new planets…down to the quantum where the perceived darkness…