Obama imagined writing a poem about this moment, and publishing it on a clandestine Tumblr under a pseudonym, and telling only Bo and perhaps his publicist’s gay assistant’s assistant.
If there’s one thing we need in life, it’s to feel significant.
This is life. It’s ugly – no matter how much makeup you want to put on it.
So I began to think maybe it was true that when you were married and had children it was like being brainwashed, and afterward you went about as numb as a slave in some private, totalitarian state.
Grey Poop: You are an introvert.
But there is something beautiful about failure. One cannot ever get too much of it to be sick of it.
“Intelligence” is a funny word to explain this linguistic, social tendency, since insects do it all the time and no one considers them intelligent.
Listen to yourself. What do you hear?
Everything you know about your place in the universe and what will happen to your soul has gone has gone from snuggling comfortably on the couch in fuzzy PJs to, well, imagining that you may burn in hell if you are wrong.
People have always told me that I’m good at being a chameleon. People have also always told me that I am fake and manipulative.