Category Archives: Psychology is Better than Religion

homeopathy

The prettiest sunny day of the prettiest life. How insanely blessed am I to have this perfect quiet space? I can almost feel the way I only feel standing on the farm in Alabama. (Are other people’s feelings so place-bound and … Continue reading

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In Which Our Heroine Leans In

I am playing True Colors and drinking white sangria. The sunset is hot pink against an unrealistically pigmented blue sky. I zip on a hoodie that reads “OAKLAND: Putting Down Roots,” and step out onto my little porch to watch … Continue reading

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dispensing with cliche

I don’t dislike airports or hate hospitals. I enjoy the former and am grateful for the latter. I am not afraid of going to the dentist, and can touch my eyeballs without squeamishness. I don’t mind being interrupted so long … Continue reading

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MAD SCIENCE!

Let’s have a moment of imagination story time together, shall we? Imagine that I created, in my super-secret mad-science laboratory, a liquid that had the power to enslave people’s minds and make them do whatever I want! Well. I mean. … Continue reading

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Onward Christian Soldier

It is always those who convince themselves they are instruments of some greater good, some greater power, some greater cause, who give themselves justification to do the greatest evil. It is they who convince themselves to put their humanity aside, … Continue reading

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It’s for SCIENCE.

Dammit, I slept too well last night. I intentionally thought of her while falling asleep in effort to prime my brain to dream of her, which resulted in some pretty heavy-duty crying myself to sleep. You know the strong, deep … Continue reading

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A dream with her again last night. There was a serial killer on the loose! And I went to some house to get her away to safety. I put her in the car and she helped me get rid of … Continue reading

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