Led Zeppelin’s Thank You gets me every time. Simple, heart-felt lyrics. Not too many of them, but they weigh heavily on my memory. I’ve felt this way. That painfully strong attachment to someone that simply cannot be ignored and doesn’t go away, even if they do. It can preoccupy you, eat away at your concentration and motivate you to do things you never thought you’d do as well. This sharp focus isn’t something that can be circumvented without regret and regret isn’t something I want to leave about the place. Continue reading
Moving out, moving on
Pieces of the past emerge.
Love fought fiercely
Fighting to hold on
To the undeserved. Continue reading
On using others:
“I used to deliberately have affairs with married men because I got what I wanted without any commitment.”
“I like Meetup because you can have friends for a while without any commitment to give anything back.” Continue reading
The truth doesn’t matter when you’re pretty,
You can do whatever you like.
The truth doesn’t matter when you’re wonderful,
No matter what you do you’ll be liked. Continue reading
Do you know what a psychopath is? It’s worth knowing because they do exist and can be very skilled at pretending to be the opposite of what they are. Callous, selfish, insincere, lacking in empathy and acting without remorse, psychopaths can be very charismatic and put on a great show of caring for others. I don’t know how common they are but I’ve definitely met at least two. Continue reading
“I was born when she kissed me.
I died when she left me.
I lived a few weeks while she loved me.”
Melodramatic stuff. Continue reading
I made myself vulnerable
To give you everything I am.
You tore it up dispassionately.
Why? Continue reading