Quote of the Day/Week/Month/However Often I Feel Like Changing It Goddamnit
"'It seems to me that I am trying to tell you a dream -- making a vain attempt because no relation of a dream can convey the dream-sensation, that commingling of absurdity, suprise, and bewilderment in a tremor of struggling revolt, that notion of being captured by the incredible that is the very essence of dreams...' He was silent for awhile. '... No, it is impossible to convey the life sensation of any given epoch of one's existence--that which makes its truth, its meaning --its subtle and penetrating essence. It is impossible. We live, as we dream -- alone...'"
I am a bookworm, a bio-geek, an ex-Catholic, an atheist, and a college student.
I am perfectionistic, easily overwhelmed, scattered, passionate, independent, and difficult.
I'm a realist who likes optimism but has absolutely no tolerance for religious-y/self help-y talk about "Positive Thinking."
I think I am a complete idiot. I also think I'm completely brilliant. I'm aware that both of these opinions are irrational, but they're both imbedded deeply into a profoundly irrational part of my mind. I'm working on it.