You find yourself at the edge of the sea. It is evening. The tide has come in. A scent of kelp hangs in the air.
There is a hut here. Entering, you find Josh. He gestures for you to sit, offers you tea. He says:
Periodically I take on advisory roles (e.g.). I emphasize the cultivation of a supple curiosity in the face of impermanence. To this end, often I’ll propose we read or listen to something together. For possibilities, write.