"We all die. The goal isn't to live forever, the goal is to create something that will." Chuck Palahniuk I know, I know; you don't even need to say anything. For a while there, I was spitting out posts every other day. Now look at me. It's been four days since my last post and… Continue reading Why I Blog
When he learned that I live on my own, 1,600 miles away from family, his first question was, "Don't you get lonely?"
As a writer, it's what I need. I need the quiet, and I need the calm, so I can hear and understand the chaos in my own head.
Shadow Aspect - Unconscious aspects of the personality which the conscious ego does not identify in itself. The "shadow" is the dark side. "To know one's self, one must accept one's dark side." --Young-Eisendrath, P. and Dawson, T. Not the brightest of light could chase it away--this shadow inside. No matter what I do, no matter… Continue reading My Dark Passenger
"Cause I'm a fucking mess inside, and I'll say what I don't mean."
Quiet people have the loudest minds
Too often we find ourselves so lost in our day-to-day routine that we lose touch with ourselves. Seems like not too many people today see the therapy in self-reflection. Have you looked into a mirror lately? Seen your reflection at all? Did you see what you were expecting, or could you barely recognize what stared… Continue reading Who am I?
"I don't know how to gauge who I am anymore...I fear not knowing who I am." -Will Graham, Hannibal TV Series Do you spend too much time in your own head? I do. Not on purpose though. It's like I randomly decided to build a cage, and only once I was done realized I built… Continue reading Entry 1: Connectedness