Caveat Emptor

I told Steve one day, ‘What is written, is wrong.’

So if that’s the case why do i write, in contrary to that statement? Writing is dead, whatever i typed in, posted becomes history, open to the fluidity of individual cognitive interpretations, and understanding. My writing cannot spontaneously rise in defense of itself. There is a certain degree of ‘lag time’ in writing, and it is in this lag time that the potential of controversy lurks.

So why write?

What i write is a testament of a person’s journey. ultimately this journey is not mine. I’m just a vessel, carrying this ideology. Sure, I can keep mum, stop blogging. then again if that happens, how would i know if the ideology i carry is robust? Universally acceptable? and can stand up to rigorous scrutiny?

I am very particular about the ideology i carry, making sure that i do not ‘fanaticise’, neither become obsessed with it. this blog acts as my check and balance. What I write, is wrong, is right at the same time too.


About Who is Randy Lim

This blog is about the journey and experiences in my life as an Aikidoka. With close to 20 years in the arts, I'll make comments and judgements based on 2 principles, E&E. Experimentation and Experiential reflection. please enjoy, and comment freely.
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