i have lots to say when people aren’t listening, but nothing to say when they are.
thinking that removing contractions from copy is a “finishing touch”
When, in our evolutionary timeline, did humans develop the ability to deal with an ex-roommate as we gather things from an old apartment? Is that something our ancestors were selected for–the performance of moving out after they’ve found that the person they had been living with was crazy?
thoughts on people on tumblr
when someone follows another person on tumblr, they may have a particular view of who that person is, and usually have a certain amount of respect for them. through a post or series of posts, they will find out more about this person, which may differ from their original impression. when this new impression doesn’t align with their own beliefs, they may feel lied to or betrayed.
hate doesn’t only come from disliking or disagreeing with someone, it comes from loving them first.
this one time i accidentally said “i really like people” outloud, but didn’t want to correct myself because i would have had to say “i’m sorry, that’s a lie. i really don’t.”