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Vincent's Struggles

Berlant suggests that Vincent “acts mannerly with his children, Oedipal with his parents, softly masculine with his wife—doing whatever it takes to protect the privilege of drifting without entirely drifting off, or going off the cliff”(221). 910 more words

Donald Trump and the Fear Mongers

“(The leaders) intellectual acts are strong and independent even in isolation and his will need no reinforcement from others … (He) loves no one but himself, or other people only insofar as they serve his needs.”
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Anxiety Is Not My Friend

Normally this blog is devoted to my struggles with depression. But lately it’s my anxiety that has really taken over my life. Anxiety is not fun. 588 more words


Coward in the pale light of April

In chapter IV of Henry James’s novella “The Beast in the Jungle,” Marcher visits Bartram feeling a “sadness sharper than all the greyest hours of autumn” (54). 472 more words

Your Purpose - Explained By Downton Abbey

I’ve recently become addicted to Downton Abbey. Yes, I know I’m late to the party. I usually avoid shows like that because I am weak. I am drawn to my couch, popcorn and tv shows, like an alcoholic to vodka, and like the alcoholics say, one is too many and two is not enough. 663 more words


On Fear of Change

Thursday of last week, I was on a conference call regarding a change – a fairly fundamental one – that needed to be made in order for a client to move their marketing efforts forward, or even into 2016. 1,257 more words



“You can’t believe everything people tell you – not even if those people are in your own brain.” 

― Jefferson Smith

I’ve often wondered if my life today would be substantially different if I’d ignored some of the voices in my head and done something other. 209 more words