The mirror is fake.
The lake’s reflection is a
More natural me.
Oftentimes, we focus on the outside self as the genuine person inside. However, our true identity exists more on the inside than the outside.
For this reason, I thought about the reflection of a mirror versus a lake. The mirror may be physically clearer than the lake, but the lake, being in “nature,” is more natural and true to the real self.
© Chad Damitz, 2020