effect on the world

The Blue Balloon: Consciously Creating your Effect on the World

I’m not sure exactly when I spotted it, but there among the tourists, locals and Saturday workers was a small blue balloon, caressing the bricks of the sidewalk as it floated along. I observed its effect on the world around it. And that made me think of how similar we humans are. Is not our effect on the world made possible by our sense of separation from it?