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10 terrifying things that should scare us much more than they do

As it’s still the season of good cheer, now seemed like the perfect time to take a look at 10 terrifying thoughts/facts that we should find way scarier than we actually do. 1,792 more words

Philosophy

The Nothing and the Everything

I know a lot of people think I overshare and probably think I’m an attention seeking butthole but I don’t care because I can’t care, either love me anyway or don’t, but I’m really struggling in this moment and need to put it out somewhere. 570 more words

Depression

Mad Men s5e8: Lady Lazarus

“Have you seen those pictures of earth from space? .. Do they make you feel small and insignificant?”

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The concept of Suburban Alienation has been pretty heavily explored throughout… 986 more words

TV Reviews

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

Life

"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

Rants