The last couple of classes we talked about the way things seem to run below the surface. Life is full and richer due to paradox. What happens below the surface goes unnoticed. It is interesting to examine events that seem chance and realize they emerged out of necessity. Frequently, we acknowledge in the retrospective rear-view mirror.
Alan Shapiro wrote this poem which has multiple meanings, but I found it speaks to life lived.
proceeds by chance
creatures who demand