thepensivebrony: “you shouldn’t be depressed, people have it worse than you” finally, after years of searching, the person with the worst life ever is found. formally, they are granted permission to be sad. but only them. only they have earned it. no sads for anyone else at all ever
trying to describe bladder spasms to someone who...
whatshouldweinterstitialcystitis: PAIN RAGE ARRRRRRRRRRG
whatshouldweinterstitialcystitis: IC sucks.
The Great Gatsby (2013)
brightwalldarkroom: AMONG THE WHISPERINGS AND THE CHAMPAGNE AND THE STARS. by Chad Perman I can’t handle how quickly modern culture moves. Mostly, I’m simply ill-equipped—needing time to think and reflect and sort out one’s thoughts feels dangerously close to being a handicap in the digital age. But at the same time, I’m in no way immune to the seductive pull of an ever-happening right now,...
Who Would Kill a Monk Seal? →
longform: An endangered-species murder mystery in Hawaii. Jon Mooallem | New York Times Magazine | May 2013 As much as I love Hawaii, conservation failure stories such as this make me never want to go there again. It’s always been a shitshow—the seals’ story all too closely resembles that of the deeply endangered Hawaiian crow, and the crow was even venerated by the native...
Watching someone, even someone to whom you’re close, will always emphasize the...– Helena Fitzgerald, “All Our Little Lives” (The New Inquiry)