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I wonder how many of us
must self-destruct from
the inside-out before this
curse relents—or does it
mean to destroy us all?


Rebounds and romantic gestures

So, I was watching rugby with my newly found boyfriend. He was dumped too so we are probably each other’s rebounds and we are enjoying it while it lasts before we screw up our lives again which is very likely to happen. 362 more words


Auto destruct

Words don’t make sense. She freezes, she just can’t think straight. There’s an evil smile on her face. Like here we go again. She’s torn up. 869 more words


Short Attention Spans: "In Appreciation of Self-Destruction" by Jack Looby

When I was younger, like every well-adjusted child, I probed the gaps where my baby teeth fell out incessantly, despite the hurt. I still poke bruises on my legs, and I’m still looking for that movie that will make me weep or wet my pants in terror, either will suffice. 52 more words


The Cost

Lately, I seem to be obsessed with the cost.

Does anyone else talk to themselves like this?

“I really want to be closer to my friend Sarah.” Says one voice. 860 more words

Life Epiphanies

I'm just now realizing how brilliant Amy Winehouse was and it's killing me

I’ve been listening to a lot of Amy Winehouse lately. It’s pretty much all I’ve been doing. That and watching her videos, interviews and documentaries. I should have realized how brilliant she was a long time ago, but I didn’t. 744 more words


The skeleton at the feast

It’s been said that of the seven deadly sins anger is the most fun. ‘To lick your wounds, to smack your lips over grievances long past, … to savour to the last toothsome morsel both the pain you’ve been given and the pain you are giving back – in many ways it is a feast fit for a king. 97 more words

Peace With One's Self