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I woke up around 7:30 in the morning yesterday and I was upset about it because I wanted to wake up at 6 am. Still, I found myself awake half an hour past seven, and I didn’t get out of bed until ten minutes later. 1 153 mots de plus

Personal Life

Bruges Ennui

Lost in the grey

of an evening

in Bruges;

On streets I no longer recognise

searching for those bars

whose names I no longer remember, 77 mots de plus


Point Counter Point

Novel * Aldous Huxley * Nothing Matters! Hooray! * 1928


If The Great Gatsby is the sad, inflatable kiddy pool of Modernist literature, then… 2 223 mots de plus



We sell what we have

Some sell their body,

some sell their thoughts

Some sell their rules

Some sell their words

Well I sell my words… 159 mots de plus


Vacation Hangover

« The best part of vacation is coming home! »

Or so say many of my friends on social media. But it turns out I don’t share that sentiment… 656 mots de plus

Road Trip

Word of the day: Ennui

Ennui (pronounced ahn-WEE):

A feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction arising from a lack of occupation or


Synonyms:  boredom, tedium, listlessness, lethargy

Rant and rage

Most people my age who can’t really be called young neither can we be called old straddle that point when nothing much is going on, but so much is at stake that quitting isn’t really the best option there is. 382 mots de plus