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My life sucks. Oh yeah, and Tinder sucks too.

I’m definitely fucking up my academic life. I haven’t been to a lecture in about a month. I’m in a pretty bad place, worse than I realized. 289 more words



How do you define failure?  What words and feelings come to mind when you think of it? What scares you the most about failure and how do you (consciously or unconsciously) avoid it?   379 more words


Panic at university 

So this morning anxiety was grabbing me again and I really had to push myself to get up and out of bed. Before I even left the house drama started. 937 more words

I Woke Up Like This: Why I'm Not "Faking It Til I Make It"

Some days you wake up and feel like you’ve forgotten how to “adult.” You burn the toast and put on two different socks and let your kid go to school without brushing his teeth. 483 more words


5 Lessons You Can Learn From Failure

“Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything—all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure—these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.”-Steve Jobs. 66 more words


The Median Tree of Good and Evil

Roused from
Aching dreams

The clawish fingernail
That plucks the seam

It was the jealousy of Abel
That kept me bound to this tree,

Of sadistic sentiment… 105 more words

Dark Poetry

Financial Collapse Leads to War

From Dmitry Orlov:

Let’s review. Afghanistan, after the longest military campaign in US history, is being handed back to the Taliban. Iraq no longer exists as a sovereign nation, but has fractured into three pieces, one of them controlled by radical Islamists.

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Military Disasters