For me, contentment is a trap. Change and good are done by people who struggle against how things are and who work to make things better — not by people who seek contentment.

I think Taoism is a philosophy of apathy. I don’t care for it at all. One should not be content with “how things are.” Never, never that.

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James Finn is a columnist for the LA Blade, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.

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James Finn

James Finn

James Finn is a columnist for the LA Blade, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.

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