"…And while I don’t know what percentage of funny people suffer from depression, from a rough survey of the ones I know and work with, I’d say it’s approximately "all of them." So when I hear some naive soul say, "Wow, how could a wacky guy like [insert famous dead comedian here] just [insert method of early self-destruction here]? He was always joking around and having a great time!" my only response is a blank stare."

I stand upon my desk to remind myself that we must constantly look at things in a different way” - Dead Poets Society

roxanegay:

Another young black man has been gunned down. His name was Mike Brown. He was unarmed.

My [redacted] e-mailed me because she knew I would be upset about this story, because she knows all of my heart, and all I could say in response was, “I am numb.”

I don’t care if Mike Brown was going to…

Post 7,000 meter grief face. Also: the origin of this summer’s goggle tan.

Post 7,000 meter grief face. Also: the origin of this summer’s goggle tan.

here’s my father AIMing and missing, circa 2005. 

here’s my father AIMing and missing, circa 2005. 

Currently feeling:

visual-poetry:

»mistapes« by anatol knotek (+)

currently exhibited at the town hall gallery in hawthorn (australia).