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Mysterious Egg

My favorite love song in the whole world (apart from the skeletons in my closeted heart: Led Zeppelin’s I’m Gonna Crawl and Since I’ve Been Loving You, Garth Brooks’ Shameless, Depeche Mode’s Enjoy the Silence, Jeff Buckley’s Lilac Wine…OK I’ll stop now ok one more Leonard Cohen’s Take this Waltz) has for thousands of year been Tim Buckley’s Song to the Siren. 794 more words


Center of the Universe

When we act like we’re the center of the universe,

all others gets pushed aside.

Each new addition to our scenario becomes one more character in the playing out of what appears to be… 138 more words


People Pleasing Is Self-Absorption

People pleasing is self-absorption.

That might sound harsh, but it’s not intended to be.

It’s also not intended as a judgment, but as a truth. 472 more words



For years – well, for my entire life – I’ve battled depression on and off. Usually the dark days came with anxiety, but that’s leveled off a bit in the past ten years. 213 more words


Rant On Bad Product Design and Self-Absorption

Horrible design can do more than ruin your morning, it can ruin your entire day, day after day. It can affect your relationship if your toaster doesn’t allow crumb remnants to be shaken out easily so that there won’t be a fine and annoying spread of crumbs all over the kitchen top which sets your partners’s teeth on edge, causing you both to be irritable and snap at each other, leading to the feud of the century, involving each others’ mothers, ethno-cultural history, and the sad state of each others’ skills as a lover. 248 more words

Wie mooi wil gaan, laat zich afleiden

Een week of drie geleden liep ik door de Oostenrijkse Alpen. Ik had een route gevonden door een dal annex hoogvlakte op een hoogte van een meter of zestienhonderd met struiken, rotsen en een watervalletje. 620 more words