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You can face fear, or feel it, her dad used to say. … Feel it, and it eats you alive. Face it, and you get to kick some ugly alien butt. Okay, he never said that. I wonder if they even have butts.

Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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To pin your hopes upon the future is to consign those hopes to a hypothesis

To pin your hopes upon the future is to consign those hopes to a hypothesis, which is to say, a nothingness. Here and now is what we must contend with.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I started dating older men, and I would fall in love with them. I thought t

I started dating older men, and I would fall in love with them. I thought they could teach me about life.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Never underrate your confession. Destiny transformation begins when you beg

Never underrate your confession. Destiny transformation begins when you begin to make positive confession about yourself
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

[Concerning Lyotard's ideology:]... Theory ought to be recognized as part o

[Concerning Lyotard's ideology:]... Theory ought to be recognized as part of the problem, not as a potential solution.
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

If you ever start taking things too seriously, just remember that we are ta

If you ever start taking things too seriously, just remember that we are talking monkeys on an organic spaceship flying through the universe.
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

That's the thing about digging holes,” Quinn said. “There are no assurances

That's the thing about digging holes,” Quinn said. “There are no assurances you'll find what you want—or want what you find.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

The doctor of the future will be oneself.

The doctor of the future will be oneself.
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

We cannot escape the longing, no matter what life we choose. We’re either l

We cannot escape the longing, no matter what life we choose. We’re either longing for people, places or times gone by, which are essentially the same things: memories. And, whether or not we travel, the older we get, the more memories we collect. Nostalgi
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

To be happy, it first takes being comfortable being in your own shoes. The

To be happy, it first takes being comfortable being in your own shoes. The rest can work up from there.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

This was genius at close quarters, and genius had that something above norm

This was genius at close quarters, and genius had that something above normal in it that was a great strain upon the ordinary mind and feeling. All five were different from each other, yet each had that curious quality of burning intensity, the single-min
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I've never lived my life in the opinion of others. I believe I'm a good per

I've never lived my life in the opinion of others. I believe I'm a good person. I believe I'm a good mom. But that's for my kids to decide, not for the world.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I don't think feminism, as I understand the definition, implies the rejecti

I don't think feminism, as I understand the definition, implies the rejection of maternal values, nurturing children, caring about the men in your life. That is just nonsense to me.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago