Being a natural extrovert with the ‘gift of the gab’ and a penchant for volume, I’ve never been one to really appreciate silence – something my family, friends and teachers will all attest to! 621 more words
Tags » Avoidance
One of the major themes in Fahrenheit 451 focuses on how the characters in the book experience life, which is basically not at all. In their society, they do everything they can to stifle and suppress emotions and experiences: they drive cars fast, take antidepressants, stare blankly at t.v. 615 more words
I’ve come to the conclusion that procrastination is likely the single largest source of stress in my life.
I’m far from lazy, in fact I have the reputation of being “all work and no play.” I usually enjoy the challenge of a big project, but when I’m unsure of myself; don’t know exactly what I’m doing; or feel a little resentful about having projects to complete when everyone else in the house is sitting around watching TV or taking a nap without the least twinge of guilt, I find myself beginning to procrastinate. 318 more words
I’ll skip the scenic
route if it means I do not
have to walk with you.