Frustration’s naughty child.
Volatility ‘railing against’
Hottest when ignited with
A ‘dragon’ that seethes whether
manifest or not.
Common reaction when our plans
or progress are impeded.
Salutary when just and brief;
debilitating when it sustains an obsession.
An unpredictable ‘tiger’ you
fear but have pride in when it is ‘on your side’.
A boiling cauldron within, the
eruption, lava flow … depends on perception.
feelings for someone or some thing that can ‘be checked’ or
An essential savage reaction
when attacked ... activating dynamic hormones which heighten
skills to prevent annihilation.
- Perhaps ignoring
rationale leaves us brutish … as always.
- Perhaps the tirade of
the moment can evolve into the tyrant of tomorrow.
- Perhaps we blow ‘hot
air’ into the wind unless we modulate it with reason.
- Perhaps misgivings and
recriminations are very effectively generated by anger.
- Perhaps constantly
renewing your commitment to caring can allay reckless rage.
- Perhaps self-centered,
righteous pride depends on this duplicitous, unctuous ally.
- Perhaps the only way to
avoid constant angst is to focus on the wants and needs of
- Perhaps someone’s fiery
‘assault’ justifies our retribution motives; perhaps
however, they can consume us.
- Perhaps we often take
refuge in fantasies of revolt which help us cope with
dominating people and circumstance.
- Perhaps being appalled
at injustice innervates us; perhaps we must be constant and
considerate in our efforts to affect fairness with
equanimity less we incite vehemence, a common reaction to
incendiary insights to offer??
ESSAY ON ANGER by EDWIN
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