Résumé What you Started (CV)

This graduated role reversal of humility is an act worth thinking about. Revolutions take place despite our preoccupation with initiation. As the world turns, living is perpetual, limited to our species in language only. 

By George Eliot, George Steiner,

Feb 3, 2023
2 min read

Résumé What you Started (CV)

Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us what we are.
— George Eliot (1818-1890)
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Résumé What you Started (CV)

Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us what we are.
— George Eliot (1818-1890)

The titled responsion urges you to keep building that character, that resume that highlights your goals and realized accomplishments.

Resume writing your résumé is what I am poking fun of. The words contained on the CV are what define your economic potential. Is there anything wrong with that? What's right with that? This right versus the wrong conversation is worth thinking about.  

Let's Resume Life

Words that are saturated with lies or atrocity, do not easily resume life.
— George Steiner's (1929-2020)

The titled responsion has the indelible footprint of the Shoah running in the background of Steiner's being. And so it should; my point, counterpoint is that we must resume life. We have no choice.

This graduated role reversal of humility is an act worth thinking about. Revolutions take place despite our preoccupation with initiation. As the world turns, living is perpetual, limited to our species in a language only.

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