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How to Recover from Burnout

As many of you are aware, I like my routine, but something about it recently has created the side effect of “burnout”.  I’ve had little motivation to do much beyond what is absolutely necessary, and even those things have taken great effort. 705 more words


Words Would Impede

words would impede my need to express
this feeling that bleeds as it beats from my chest
a symbol of infinite bounding enclosed
as simple and intricate sounds when composed… 40 more words


My Special Kind of Lonely.

I wish somebody had told me something- anything honestly, about my depression.

Well, my god, what a ludicrous thing to say… I guess not <i>my</i> depression, per se. 559 more words


Welcome Back

Sitting at dinner tonight,
A bashful spark of light
Poured joy into my life.

You laughed politely,
Smiling and joking,
Not seeing the sparks in man-child eyes. 31 more words

Poem and I: The Road Not Taken

I have always felt that one’s encounter with a piece of art- a song, a film, a play, a poem: anything- collides their separate lives together for a purpose that is only visible in retrospect, leaving both the person and the piece of art slightly but permanently changed. 1,946 more words

Transcending Purgatory

I’m coming to terms with the fact that I might never be able to let go, that I’m probably never going to be the way I was. 119 more words


Perception Is Reality: Well, Yours That Is

I have something a little controversial to suggest, hear me out on this one. I know at first it might seem a bit outlandish and you might not agree, but I’m just gonna go here. 675 more words