""Your joy is your sorrow unmasked. And the selfsame well from which your laughter rises was oftentimes filled with your tears. And how else can it be? The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain. Is not the cup…"
"I have Aspergers syndrome. It's not apparent if you only know me a little, but you'll pick up on it if you know me for a while. On the surface I look and often act completely normal. The problem is that I am, despite appearances,…"
I'm interested in Linux, electronics and European history.
American modernist authors are just the best! I'm talking beat generation and beyond. The language is youthful and just beneath formal. I find once you get much later than that everything gets too informal to be descriptive or convey concepts.
Artsy dramas and coming of age films -mostly depressing ones.
Renaissance, gregorian and ambient/experimental electronic.
"And all I loved, I loved alone" -Edgar Allen Poe, Alone
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The AIDS scare caused a lot of this to die off back in the 80s, but with proper hygiene it's easy for a barber to…"
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"Those both seem like good reads! I will have to pick them up. I love those books I can sink my teeth into. Don't get me wrong, I love my fluffy reads... but I feel I enjoy things with real substance much more."