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Month: August, 2014

Virtual insanity

03HILLS1-articleLargeFind yourself a real man or a real woman to love, real company, friends to whom you can communicate, real purposes that give real meaning to your daylife.

Still from Spike Jonze‘s Her (2013)

 

 

 

Neurotic mode on

Yeah, I’m also fearful, I have weird relationships with the opposite sex and I also expect I’m gonna get better as I get old, but it’s taking me forever (though unlike Woody, I DO worry about my age).

Thank God we have him to make jokes about how prone we are to keep reminding ourselves about life’s occasional nonsensical purpose, instead of laughing at the absurdity of it all.
I do believe, nonetheless, that each and every one of us provides their own lives with an exclusive meaning to them.

Wounds

Black-Swan-Rash-FeathersHave you ever kept scratching an apparently shallow wound up to a point that, whenever it seemed about to heal, you removed the crust and it started bleeding and oozing again, and it revealed a much deeper wound than you imagined?

And the bleeding and the oozing lingered, and when it finally healed the scar was indelible.

A still from Darren Aronofsky‘s Black Swan (2010)

Beyond the living

arnold_bocklin_island_of_the_deadEven the Dead have memories…

Swiss artist Arnold Böcklin’s Die Toteninsel (Isle of the Dead) (1880)