June 28, 2011

On Emptiness, Part One: Our Expectations

Posted in Uncategorized tagged , at 12:10 pm by Rebecca Hein

The full value of freewriting lies in our expectations. By definition, in a freewriting session we expect nothing and so are not disappointed when we get nothing. As with my cello playing, when I’m in that blissful state where I don’t care what comes out, it’s impossible to be frustrated.

This absence of frustration works in our favor, as we shall see.

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