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A friend just told me that she spotted this article I submitted on Apartment Therapy featuring my parents’ garden. I told my dad and he was happy, and told me that the garden has blossomed so much literally and figuratively since those pictures were taken (not too long ago). Proud of my parents, and forever in awe of nature and how we co-exist.
Selfishness gives you the kind of sense of direction that runs you straight into the ground. The thing is… a person may only realize this once it has become a consequence. Also, why do so many people expect to be praised for the nice things they do?
My vibes… did you get them?
Necesito el mar porque me enseña.– Pablo Neruda (via ssuspiciouss) Hoy estaba pensando la misma cosa.
Kelley Losier speaks to a part of my soul.
The number of people blogging television online — it’s ridiculous. They don’t...– David Simon (via soupsoup) The more I watch and read about The Wire, the less I accept David Simon’s vision of the decline of US America. For starters, David Simon gives himself too much credit. The Wire is a game changer only because the rest of television, film, newspapers and journalism have...
Getting lost in hours… days… weeks… years of research to “get to the bottom” of whatever it is—taking notes along the way. This is where the photographic memory comes to good use since you can visually remember where you wrote about the moment she realized that she was not the same as a cross-dresser. She was a drag queen. On the left or right page, in which...
Most of my thoughts are in my head or written on paper.
Why do people wonder if they can do things? Just assume you can.
Anonymous asked: you're a good egg. jmk
Are You As Busy As You Think? - WSJ.com →
mayaadore: Change your language. Instead of saying “I don’t have time” try saying “it’s not a priority,” and see how that feels. Often, that’s a perfectly adequate explanation. I have time to iron my sheets, I just don’t want to. But other things are harder. Try it: “I’m not going to edit your résumé, sweetie, because it’s not a priority.” “I don’t go to the doctor because my health is not a...
Heh, yeah. Since theyre carting around internal organs in briefcases, its almost...– pending comment on my blog
What does believing mean? It’s not just anything I believe in because I believe in many things… some of which are mere, fleeting thoughts. The “I don’t cares”. Beliefs in the context of importance. The immaterial. For me, anyway.
Sometimes I wish I could be ignorant again. Not for ignorant’s sake, but for peace of mind. I guess I could have it if I just accepted things. But I can’t help and stand up for what I believe in. According to one philosophical theory, my first order desires are not in alignment with my second order desires. Therefore, I am not completely free.
Some things that make me cry
When animals die in movies Things in front of me that are overwhelmingly beautiful… or when something overwhelming beautiful is happening When something happens in front of me that makes me question humanity’s innocence A workout that seriously challenges my body and mentality