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The Artist's Greatest Fear

I think a life of destitution as an unknown in service of art isn’t the artist’s greatest fear.

The greatest fear is to become successful (and famous) for the wrong thing. 485 more words


Dealing With Disappointment

I’ve recently let myself down, big time. I dropped out of university after an episode. I’m really disappointed that I’m not there and that everybody in my family was so proud of me and basically I just feel like a bit of a fool. 510 more words



All my emotions have taken a holiday. Let me refine that statement. All my emotions except self loathing have taken a holiday.

There may as well be a sign hanging in my brain reading, … 193 more words

Frame work of life

As far as days go, today was total crap.

I don’t even have spoons enough to explain it all. Suffice to say, thinking it couldn’t get worse was a stupid mistake. 165 more words

Take Away

In America we have “to go” meals and “doggy bags”, but here in the UAE it’s called, “Take Away”.  I did some intense thinking about this term.  475 more words


Long Week and Feeling the Stress

The first trimester of school is almost over. I can’t believe we’re a third of the way through the school year already! I still don’t feel like I’m on firm ground, there’s so much to do and to get used to. 478 more words