A Series of Attempts–Video
January 24, 2012 § 2 Comments
This is “A Series of Attempts”–A collaboration that I did with my brother Kamau Bilal, an excellent filmmaker. (visit the link on my page “kamaubilal” to see more of his work!
The underlying theme is that through our journeys in life, we are often placed in situations that appear to be one way but, in hindsight, reveal themselves to be quite different than we initially thought. Painful experiences turn out to be beneficial and helped us to grow. Likewise, things that we thought were wonderful or good may have actually been hindrances. In short, life is full of paradoxes— and the reality is many times we simply just do not know–and have to be patient.
Some may have seen this video before as it has been up on youtube for a little while–I just realized that I could embed videos onto my blog here!