You may have noticed a significant drop in posts related to politics and international affairs lately, mostly due to a similarly growing disillusion and dwindling faith in humankind.
If what we perceived as the beacon of western democracy could elect a rambling fascist head of state, then so can France, although I quietly hope they won’t, in spite of Russia’s numerous attempts at preventing the reasonable outcome.
So crossing fingers, but have given up the last flicker of personal engagement entirely.
In a world this dark, there’s precious little you can do, other than pretending it simply isn’t there.
Godspeed, though, M. Emmanuel Macron.
Photo: En Marche! party leader Emmanuel Macron. Photograph from Business France/Flickr.