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So You’ve Got a Consciousness. Now What?

Nobody asked you for permission to bring you here.

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“Individuals who believe they are masters of their fate are as a rule the slaves of destiny.” — Carl Jung

You do not need permission to exist.

We put a lot of stock into consent in a world where nobody asked to be born. In a way, existence itself is the…




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Autumn Christian

Autumn Christian

I write about writing, existential horrors, love, and what it means to be human.

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