Date: 10 April, 2013
Subject: Antoine Cartier-Wells; Memorize
Series: Memorize: The Beginning
Transcript: This place is so different from France, it’s overwhelming. Not just visually, but the intentions, the dreams, the attitude of the people to everything…what a strange but wonderful place America is! I have finally launched my company, Memorize, not just a job, but my own company. Which seems to be the key, the first part of the riddle, but will this unlock my dream, or will It end and I become a slave to somebody else’s?
Here is the place I can start to find out who I am, what I am worth and the worth of my Sensen. Browsing in the scruffy second hand bookshop in Chinatown, I picked up a book by philosopher Alan Watts, opened it and read, “..the only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.” Which is what I fully intend to do….and it finally started to feel real. .