Discovering desire

Discovering desire

by Jon Rappoport

May 9, 2017

A long time ago, I asked a writer why he wrote.  He just said, “Something new.  Something I never thought of before.”

You know something is there; you just don’t know what it is yet.  But you’ll launch it.  It’s your ship.  You’ll move it out of port.

The world has come to a place where many people now believe they, as individuals, don’t move anything.  The only motion is of the group.  This is a fallacy.  It doesn’t take a village.

I think of writers who moved me in the past.  It wasn’t a matter of agreeing with them.  It was a matter of hearing a voice that let me know there was another person whose urge to express himself in the world was paramount.  Someone was climbing a mountain.  Someone was flying.  Someone was dreaming.  Someone had stopped waiting.  Someone was at the helm.  He wasn’t plotting his course according to standards that had already been laid down.  He was navigating according to an interior roll of the dice.  The dice weren’t random.  They were tuned to an invisible desire.

A book.  The mystery of opening a book.  Looking at the first page.  How does it begin?  Does it ignite a fire?

A book can be a life.

A painting can be a life.

A single thought can give birth to a new life.

From that moment, everything is different.


Exit From the Matrix

(To read about Jon’s mega-collection, Exit From The Matrix, click here.)


Jon Rappoport

The author of three explosive collections, THE MATRIX REVEALED, EXIT FROM THE MATRIX, and POWER OUTSIDE THE MATRIX, Jon was a candidate for a US Congressional seat in the 29th District of California. He maintains a consulting practice for private clients, the purpose of which is the expansion of personal creative power. Nominated for a Pulitzer Prize, he has worked as an investigative reporter for 30 years, writing articles on politics, medicine, and health for CBS Healthwatch, LA Weekly, Spin Magazine, Stern, and other newspapers and magazines in the US and Europe. Jon has delivered lectures and seminars on global politics, health, logic, and creative power to audiences around the world. You can sign up for his free NoMoreFakeNews emails here or his free OutsideTheRealityMachine emails here.

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