Beyond Contradiction

Alan Rayner
1 min readApr 8, 2020
Swallow Hole’ (Acrylic painting on board by Alan Rayner, 2019)

When two sides contradict each other

The Truth Lies

Somewhere Between,


And Everywhere Around


Endlessly circulating

Motion in Stillness

Stillness in Motion

Each including the Other

In endless co-creation


Need I

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Alan Rayner

Alan Rayner is an evolutionary ecologist, writer and artist, who is pioneering the philosophy of natural inclusion