The Violent Nature of Self-Improvement

Kavitta Ghai
Jan 20, 2020 · 6 min read
불면의 낮 / SLEEPLESS DAYS by Moonassi

Addiction. When you hear that word, your mind instantly conjures up the image of alcohol or drugs. Or maybe money or toxic relationships. Perhaps even lying, or as an addict might call it, “the delicate art of stretching the truth”. We think of addiction as something destructive, an inner demon that leads to one’s demise. It’s a dark word that we hope will never be placed as a label on ourselves or anyone we love. After…