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Bleep Blorp

It’s begun

I’m becoming the cold person I didn’t want to be

I always knew it was within me

I don’t want to be human anymore… 35 more words


"I AM Greg"

“One Christmas morning Greg, who was five at the time, woke me up to go downstairs. I looked at him and said, ‘Okay, let’s go wake up Greg.’ He looked at me with his big kindergarten eyes and nervously said, ‘I am Greg!’ From then on our family has used the phrase ‘I am Greg!’ any time one of us is having an existential breakdown.” 58 more words

sketch of a poem: The Algebra of Being

Here’s a quick existential poem. Most poets spend weeks on each poem, but I spent 5 minutes so don’t get too excited. It was a fun moment in the day, though. 171 more words

Regretful Things

Inspired by the thing poems from Sei Shonagon’s The Pillow Book. You can read select writings of her’s here: The Pillow Book of Sei Shonagon Translated by Ivan Morris. 405 more words


The 3 Stages of Life

As with any other thought, opinion or truth to which we give voice, this one is also subjective. Should it be “The 3 Stages of my Life”, but that is redundant. 935 more words

Thwart Em Thoughts

It's Okay if You're Not Having Fun Yet, Part Two

When I was a first-year, feeling alone and afraid, I read a very helpful article that made me feel like I could maybe do, even enjoy, college. 782 more words



I have a lot on my mind today.

Although I have been working out and lost weight, I am experiencing periods of lightheadedness and shortness of breath doing light work, like waxing the car. 835 more words