ugh. dictionaryofobscuresorrows: Flashover n. the moment a conversation becomes real and alive, which occurs when a spark of trust shorts out the delicate circuits you keep insulated under layers of irony, momentarily grounding the static emotional charge you’ve built up through decades of friction with the world.
(Me, with all my crushes that come into my work. I don’t want to know names, i’ve made up my own…) dictionaryofobscuresorrows: Aimonomia n. fear that learning the name of something—a bird, a constellation, an attractive stranger—will somehow ruin it, transforming a lucky discovery into a conceptual husk pinned in a glass case, which leaves one less mystery to flutter around...
Who are you now, and where did you come from?
Having one of those “Ugh, I’m such a twenty something” days. Unfortunately it is all in my brain and not an exciting series of coming of age revelations and thrilling life defining moments, which would be more fun. It’s okay.
Summer to do list:
Those of you that know me most likely know that I am a big supporter of the Winter months. Coziness, mittens, hot red wine cheeks, mugs of tea.. etc.. But this summer/fall I still need to do the following: - Ghost Tour - Fort Edmonton - Explore Ravine by my apartment more - See some Fringe shows (Saw a poster for a Kafka Metamorphosis one - so maybe this one?) - find a friend with a roof and...
Today was day 3 of 4 of the Edmonton Folk Fest and I have eaten more trail mix than I have in my life, and drank more beer than I have.. in well.. my Summer thus far. Life is good.
If I ever had a hip hop career, my first EP would be called The Beast of Eden.