Day 38 – February 7th, 2020

Are we the product of our surroundings, or our perceptions?

It has been a very polarizing few years. Not because of what people are actually doing, but because of the perception; because of the prisms the news and social media are using to portray the world around us. Rather than focusing on the good things that a group is doing, we’re finding all the negatives about them and zooming in on them, until that is all that exists.

Either conservatives are the open and caring people of the world, or they are the ruin of civilization as we know it. Oddly, the same is true for liberals.

There is good and bad in both one is not inherently evil and the other inherently good. They are ideas that need to be balanced and made feasible in the real world.

Today’s Prompt:  Balancing good and bad