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Fifty drops of water on a strip of balsa wood imported from Bolivia.
It’s high time to add and enforce discrimination protection in the Americans with Disabilities Act
We are willing, complicit participants.
I took a trip to my friendly neighborhood Walgreens tonight for a few necessities: antibacterial soap for my new tattoo, deodorant, and a…
A primer on neural networks and heuristic biases
Two months ago I started using Adblock, and my Internet experience has never been better.
you avoid the mirror but see yourself in strangers’ faces
My Google search history is always prefaced with “PDF Guide to_____________”
The only purposes of drinking, that I know of, are to generate ad-hoc courage and to wash away doubts, dead dreams, and depression with…
Those bumper stickers that read, “My karate star can beat up your honors student”?
I just did my taxes on speakerphone with my saint of a father.
I’m scared. I’m changing course from what’s comfortable.
All in a day’s run.
Paying $$$ to feel like an awkward, incompetent child
A love letter
The flavour, colour, texture, shape, and smell of self-destruction
I became an emancipated minor when I was sixteen.
if it happens to you, I recommend fire instead of the fool
“And before we get out of here, I just want to say something and put this on the table and be completely honest with you, because I respect…
One year ago today, after seven long weeks, I completed my radiation treatment.
Twenty three, twenty three. Almost sounds like a tongue twister if you say it over and over again.
A perfumed self portrait
Imagine: uno. A human testicle, which, if you’ve never seen one, looks like a ball of Silly String if the string could carry the elements…
cool face of the river
asked me for a kiss.”
Death of an 89-year-old who was not terminally ill raises existential questions
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