On Impermanence

S M Chen
6 min readJan 23, 2024

In the big scheme of things, we human beings are so small.

A small speck of cosmic dust in a universe populated by stars, planets, asteroids and comets.

Regardless your bent, our galaxy contains at least 100 billion stars and there may be as many as 2 trillion galaxies in the cosmos.

“Starry Night.”Van Gogh. In public domain.

The mind boggles.