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Me Too

I've seen it in almost every one of my friends' blogs. I've heard it from friends and family who don't have blogs. Everybody's unfocused, uncommunicative, lacking motivation/direction/purpose.

ME FUCKING TOO.

I haven't posted all that much lately because, when it comes right down to it, there are things I'm doing lately that I'm just not all that sure you'd understand give a flying rat's ass about. It seems like the things in my life since about Thanksgiving are of two types - either they're so goddamned boring that I don't WANT to record them for posterity, or they're so personal (read: whiny) that I would be embarrassed to have even one other person read them.

The strange part is that I read everyone else's entries and I know that it's highly unlikely that I'm going to remember any of them. In the end, you'd be surprised what you forget. There is a new tragedy somewhere every single day. Somebody's always writing a book or giving a speech or painting a picture that they hope will haunt your memory until you die, but the human mind is only capable of holding 5-7 (+/- 2) separate pieces of information at a time, so it's unlikely that I'm going to remember any single blog entry, just like I'm incapable of remembering the exact contents of a single letter I've ever received.

I feel bad, but not really.

I think that what this means is that, for a while, I'm moving to a more reality-based model. I am in the mood to spend more time with my friends. To see their faces and hear them tell me jokes. I am in the mood to leave my house and spend time with other people. Not that it's likely to happen, but for a while, if I'm feeling lousy, it'll be because of my inability to see people enough.

Just so you know.

Comments

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layer
Jan. 10th, 2006 12:48 am (UTC)
i like your solution. much better than mine (becoming a hermit).
mortaine
Jan. 10th, 2006 02:42 am (UTC)
Whoa. Did the earth start spinning backwards? Because I could swear you just said you want to spend time with people!
blythe025
Jan. 10th, 2006 07:05 am (UTC)
Don't we still need to do a Martial Arts movie marathon? I seem to remember that that was suggested to me a while ago.
junglemonkee
Jan. 10th, 2006 04:37 pm (UTC)
Absolutely! We need to do an extended Chinese fight-movie night, followed by several games of Munchkin Fu. All supported by beer and eating Chinese food straight from the paper buckets.

I'm so there!
alleahna
Jan. 12th, 2006 09:41 pm (UTC)
This is precisely why I have not been posting anything but trivial crap that amuses ME (because it is all about me, you know). It's either so unbelievably boring it would make paint bored or so much personal whinging that I've covered before, ad nauseum that there's no need to say it for a 24th time.
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