What wierd things fly around your head when you think too much?greenspun.com : LUSENET : house of the moon : One Thread
What are YOUR internal tangents? What puts your brain in overtime and make you want it to shut off?
-- Lunesse (email@example.com), March 31, 2000
That makes me feel better. Sounds similar to what happens to me.
-- Lunesse (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 01, 2000.
Beauty, or maybe people's ability to find beauty in most anything. To me art no matter what form is fleeting, I rarely write down words to poem, notes to a song, nor to a photograph things often. Though I constantly think of poetry, compose a tune on what ever instrument is handy, and stop and see beauty in the world (sort of a snapshot of the mind) but it's fleeting, to me it wouldn't mean as much if it was stored, cataloged, or else wised administrated/controled. Like a Tiger is beautiful in it's natual enviorment, but when in a cage the animal is still beautiful, but not as much somehow.
-- Mat (email@example.com), March 31, 2000.
Is my job a waste of my time and my life? Why do I keep wondering about success and failure? It's my life, right? Should I get a PhD or keep selling my soul for the big bucks while it lasts? Should I be learning Japanese or polishing up my French? Why don't I ever find time to play the guitar? Did the dog walker take care of my dog today? Do I really want kids? MSFT: sell or hold? Is this the right girl? Or, was it the one I broke up with 9 years ago? Wouldn't it be nice to have coffee with her and see if she is still insane or just to see how a decade has changed her? Is there such a thing as the right one? Or, just a lifetime of compromise? I'm with Nina Berberova when she says that what she wants from life is MORE. Is that nuts? When will I go to Morocco? Or what about Peru?
That is pretty typical and usually combined with the words of the last song playing on the CD when I got out of the car.
-- Steve Divers (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 31, 2000.
Actually, my online "journal" is a perfect answer to this question.
Can't wait to meet you tonightit's been a while since we communicated.
r a n d o m l i f e
-- David (email@example.com), April 01, 2000.
I think about bills. How am I going to pay them? How should I split up this paycheck in order to cover them? What can I buy instead of paying the bills! (Naughty!!) I think about whether moving in with my fiance is such a good idea...it's soooo scary :( Then, it's usually on to such things as, what should I make for dinner and can I really get away with NOT doing dishes tonight? Decisions, decisions...
-- Raven (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 03, 2000.
I echo many of Steve's thoughts. I think about waste/worth/importance of various things in my life. I think about how I don't feel as much as I used to. I wonder if that is due to natural maturation or desensitization. I think about how life is changing...I think about the sincerity or insincerity of others.
-- Whatever (Tahoemoe@yahoo.com), April 04, 2000.