Wonderous Infinite Possibilities

Avatar Author: Over the Precipice of the Unknown; Into the Frontier of Uncertainty Name: DeVaughn Wilson Aliases: (D-)Blast(er), (D-)Block (Villain), Don(i) Age: Unknown Origin: Earth, Milky Way Galaxy...allegedly Ethnicity: Belizean American Height & Weight: 6' - 4" & 180 lbs Bloodtype: Not appli... Read Bio

My brother and I stood stargazing one fair evening, full of hope & desire for a future brighter than the sky was.
“When does striving for more become asking for too much?” we both considered my question.
“Too much? It’s the American dream to pursue our desires to their end, and it’s human nature to want…to consume.” he responded, often vague and indirectly, hinting at a depth of wisdom or fearless curiosity that was near unknowable. “We are the only ones who stand in the way of our own progress toward achieving our goals.”
“You really believe anything is possible?” I asked toeing uncharted waters.
“In a way absolutely. The way I see it, if we can imagine something it must be achievable. Perhaps it already has been, in the past or the future, this planet or another, with humans or aliens. Assuming we’re not apart of a multi-verse, the universe is still far too grand for any limitations…given enough time & resources.” Silence followed, unexpectedly long, and peculiar due to it’s abrupt and completeness.

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  1. Avatar Dee Kyoo

    I indubitably liked the way you indirectly push the topic of the challenge forward in the piece.
    The clarity, the bluntness and delivery- I don’t know. It was simple, nice, and the words stuck like honey.

  2. Avatar ElshaHawk (LoA)

    Such a hopeful piece! It also stretches the imagination.

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