The Writer’s Fear

They have to put everything on the page- the deepest parts of themselves they couldn’t disclose to a lover, and the oddest parts they couldn’t explain to a psychiatrist.

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Distance is a Feeling

Sometimes I can hear you crying, When we’re miles and miles apart- Ever since I found your heart. It was in two, in my back pocket. I may have sat on it. I can see you when I close my eyes It’s nearly every time now, yet always a surprise. I smell your cologne, Every…

Proposal

Pass’d is the time of fond farewells Of forbidden smooching in the stairwells For now I’ve a lovely big question So big and heavy, one I mustn’t forget to mention; Marry me? . Future Exploits are as yet uncertain; But we’ve a good 20, 30, 50 years before time pulls the curtain. And you must…

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Blame it on the pain Blame it on the rain Blame it on anything, I’ll never be the same. . I live life like I’m dying, I’m pretty sure we’re all just trying Trying to forget what we are- Lost souls and children in war-torn holes.  

When You’re Drunk and High and Insecure

Sometimes I look in the mirror And I hate my own face Other times I just wanna Destroy the human race. Make me bow And I’ll make you kowtow But not before you know Every piece of love I have to show. My brain is all bipolar but I’m fine, I’m riding high on a…

Diana

I am kissing the clouds Tasting the stars The moon is shining and singing, But her light is my beacon. . She is a goddess- Angels are an insult to her beauty. Dancing from one constellation to another; The only one without fault.

Alive

I wanna make you happy I want to touch you the way you touch me And make you feel alive And not like we’re just trying to survive. I wanna make you laugh I want to listen to the sound the way you listen to me And make you feel alive Oh, what it is…

Emotional Intelligence (A THING NOW)

You know how you have an IQ? (Of course you do, you’re reading my blog. I just needed an opening line to hook you. Keep reading.) Well, I was reading this cool book with words in it, and I found out there’s a thing called an EQ. The concept of ’emotional intelligence’ was introduced to…

HAPPINESS MIGHT NOT BE A LIE AFTER ALL, CLAIM SCIENTISTS

Happiness, like lunchtime, is an illusion. However, like dessert-time, it makes us happy. But, like brunch-time, thinking about it in psychological terms is a relatively recent phenomenon. That’s enough food metaphors for now. On with today’s topic: Positive Psychology! YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAYYYYYYY!! Did it work? ….Aaawwww, shit. Anyway, positive psychology is the study of what leads us…

The Truth about Psychopaths

So, here’s a little psychology lesson I wish someone had given me when I was younger and spouting tumblr-psychology at people. Since then, I have started reading actual books with actual sources and am actually informed. A Psychopath is someone with a diagnosable case of a psychiatric disorder. Someone who has no conscience and is…

Textuality

What is a text? The same question was asked by my lecturers during the first year of my degree. Oh God, I thought, They’re getting into the pretentious part already. It is my sad duty to tell you that this is the very same question posed by the notion of ‘Textuality’. What’s the difference between…

Solidity of Specification- EH??

Looking at my title, I can already sense your eyelids drooping down in boredom. Fuck, even mine did, and I’m meant to be telling you about it! But, it’s an idea, and ideas are important, so let’s stick with it and see if something as awkwardly worded as the ‘Solidity of Specification’ can be made…