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"Self-Absorbed People"

I dig ‘em when they open up and talk– be my book. I don’t care what they’re talking about so long as they’re being sincere. I love learning about the world and how it can be, especially through another’s eyes. 59 more words

Decadence's Stride

Take this, keep it in stride.
Heart breaks ready to dive.
You say you wanna know?
Are you ready to go, are you ready to go. 64 more words


i’ve been lying in bed doing absolutely nothing since 8:32. I think my body just gave up. I felt a little guilty because I know I’m going to regret this hardcore tomorrow and saturday, but…eh. 1,291 more words

Daily Tarot

Another card that really hits home for me today. The Four of Cups is boredom, apathy and feeling stuck in a rut.

I find, when this card appears, that it is time for a shake up. 126 more words


Detachment, Attachment and Depression

These few ruminations were prompted by a comment from someone whom I will call ‘the correspondent’. He or she was worried that much of contemporary ‘spiritual’ practice seemed to encourage a level of self-absorption and worldly detachment that, to the correspondent, seemed little different to th… 1,014 more words


On On On Narcissism

What am I trying to stay here? Narcissists go on and on in their self-absorption and self-glorification. The discussion of narcissism goes on and on over decades of contentious psychoanalytical and academic writing. 4,094 more words


Barrier to Writing: 1

The biggest weakness and the strongest barrier to writing that I’ve found is when I sit down to write, I write about the situation, my reactions to it, and not the scene itself, so what writing I’ve done has wound up being exclusively for myself, because nearly all the references themselves – the incidents, the events, even the participants – have been pre-censored . 87 more words