"It's good to hear that there are
others like us out there."
||I'll tell you something Geo, I've
been on this earth for 28 years and I have never felt more at home or felt
connections with the people I have met in the last 6 months!
It started with that Burning Man
in the desert, my friend Beth in Redondo Beach & my 1st hostelling
experience at The Surf City Hostel.
Years of doing what is expected
& what I
thought would "satiate" the yearning.
"Yet, there was
always something more,
something missing, but I could never explain
it... Call it an acceptance of my
own hype if you will."
How do you explain such
things that are
unexplainable? How do you explain to someone
who is caught in what I will call society's hype?
Life's a funny thing. Moments
in time are just that, moments. They come & they go. It's amazing that you can
wake up one day
& find that you
are an entirely different person than you were yesterday, last month, or last
That's what it's all about
man, change. You stay stagnant,
into the "trap" or you die inside.
Age talking? Millennium
talking? Mid-life crisis talking? Who knows, but I feel good. I feel
Crazy! It's almost like that movie
"The Matrix". Do you take
the blue pill or the red pill? Keep spreading
The Hype. Keep
up the photography. Catalog it. Cherish it. Commit it to memory.
are the days we'll look back on & think wow, that was an amazing
Written By: Chris
Lau, USA | Photograph © The Matrix