Browsing All Posts filed under »Witticisms«

Screw Maria Clara, I’m not weak.

March 10, 2017


Juan Luna, “Tampuhan” (1895) Yesterday, March 8, we commemorated International Women’s Day. Now, I’ve been meaning to make a blog post on something along the lines of feminism and how everyone is getting it wrong, but I guess now’s the time given the current state of my emotions. And that current state is…not quite pretty. […]

Lorde’s “Green Light” and the pain of hoping

March 8, 2017


Oh I wish I could get my things and just let go I’m waiting for it, that green light, I want it

What it means to be vulnerable

February 1, 2017


“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken.” – C.S. Lewis

Why I dyed my hair red

January 5, 2017


Girl Combing Her Hair (1909) – William McGregor Paxton Last New Year’s Eve, I dyed my hair red.

On dead days and my Franny Glass phase

December 26, 2016


“I’m just sick of ego, ego, ego. My own and everybody else’s. I’m sick of everybody that wants to get somewhere, do something distinguished and all, be somebody interesting. It’s disgusting.” “It’s everybody, I mean. Everything everybody does is so — I don’t know — not wrong, or even mean, or even stupid necessarily. But […]

Millennial Uncool

November 26, 2016


Hello friend, I am a millennial uncool.

Heart burn

November 25, 2016


My heart has a hole in it, and everything is pouring out.