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Word Crush Wednesday: Madame Bovary

I have a lot of time for Madame Bovary, both character and novel. It’s by no means the oldest book in my collection (ahem, Shakespeare; I see you there, Chaucer) or the longest (Tolstoy, Thackeray), but it’s one of the first I developed affection for on my own. 355 more words


Quote of the Day

Sometimes the pain never really goes away. You just learn to live with it.

Failures And Heartache


Synonyms for discontent

noun dissatisfaction

Antonyms for discontent

I truly believe that this one idea has controlled my life for too long. 357 more words


Unsatisfied, unhappy

I have long been questioning the purpose of my existence. ‘What must I do?’ have been my constant company. Every idle moment, every silent breath I ask my self, … 174 more words


Mind Storm

Thoughts gust and billow,

The sails of consciousness.

Tearing down equanimity,

Whipping up despondency.

Mind is tossed and turned.

Finding no fine calmness,

No quiet act of divinity; 64 more words


Guilt, Anxiety, Stress.

I am beside myself with anxiety.

My mum has been here for nearly 2 weeks. As much as I love having her here, it has added a lot of stress. 192 more words

Eating Disorders

The Five Pillars of My Disconcerting View of My American Christian Brethren Today

Some of my Christian friends think that I may be a little too critical these days of my fellow American Christians and paint with too broad of a brush, and they may think that I need to focus on my own spiritual inadequacies and shortcomings.   2,642 more words