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The fake YOLO


The problem with the popularised mantra YOLO (you only live once), peddled by adrenaline junkies, gurus and people who have been sucked into the hedonistic vortex that the instant gratification culture has created, is that it fails to realise that this is a fake nirvana that can not be reached by leaping off a bridge attached to a giant elastic band. 278 more words

Philip Dodson

For Fuck's Sake

I want to drink wine

and eat seafood not because

it is good for me.

On the Virtue of Coolness

Coolness is the proper way you represent yourself to a human being. – Robert Farris Thompson

A happy life is like neither to a roaring torrent, nor a stagnant pool, but to a placid and crystal stream that flows gently and silently along.

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Ataraxia

An exhibition.

Perhaps I’m an exhibitionist. I dwell on my own psychology quite a bit, and I’m wondering why it is that I would like to tell you about my sex life? 542 more words

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5 things to do at Lake Bled on a girls' weekend

International Women’s Day is a perfect excuse to get away for girls only weekend and visit our beautiful neighbouring state. Slovenia is known for its forests, untouched nature, peaceful scenery and outdoor activities. 588 more words

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Dear Intelligent Advice: Unlucky in Love

Dear Intelligent Advice,

           I have been having an affair with a married man. He says he loves me and will leave his wife for me however he is dragging his feet. 495 more words

Advice

Hopper-culture

Prompt  ….

PHOTO PROMPT © Shaktiki Sharma

The average human is either a hopper or an ant by instinct. The hopper-types are colorful and hedonistic by nature and enjoy life to the hilt; and die young. 80 more words

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