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It will come as little surprise to those who know me well that I have historically been something of a social butterfly.

Admittedly, I don’t flit from party to party quite as often as I have done in years past, 494 more words


I have found a second book of Kafka’s stories with a differing translation to my original text, so have been trialing overlapping the two different texts. 40 more words

Laura Collins

Metamorphosis of Consciousness

Consciousness–the present awareness of the human experience as perceived through humanly limitations has always been a Pandora interest of mine.

I am passionate about both the experience of the material and immaterial human life. 102 more words

Conscious Soul Quotes


“I am a winged creature who is too rarely allowed to use its wings. Ecstasies do not occur often enough.” Anais Nin

It has gone midnight when I cross the park but he is quite visible by the street lamp. 1,200 more words


Last Year's Flowers

I believe this was an aster, back when it was in full bloom.

It fascinates me – the way that the brightly coloured petals of some summer flowers turn to fluff instead of just falling off the way most of them do. 18 more words

Kristina 2.0

Hola friends!

It’s officially been two months, or eight weeks, or 60 days since I boarded a plan at O’hare and left Chicago. I can’t believe how fast time has flown by, but it’s already been two months, or eight weeks, or sixty days, since I last seen home. 667 more words

Experimenting with the idea of Gregor’s family turning away from him, and shielding their faces as is frequently mentioned in the text, the motif of ‘facelessness’ reflecting the loss of his family.

Laura Collins