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Human Nature | Human Nature

bob-mustin's picture
Jul.26.2010
Yesterday's line was the first from Leo Tolstoy's Anna Karenina - a line that sums up a large wedge of human nature.     Today's line:    "Oh, Jake," Brett said, "we could have had such a damned good time together."
amira-nagati's picture
Mar.13.2010
The clouds assembling, Uncertain, hesitating... The air charged with tension, My eyes are restless, Watching the scene in anticipation.. The negotiations pulsating through the particles And into me... I spring to my feet in agitation And start to pace.. I feel like a cloud, Like a jurist, And one...
austin-kodra's picture
Apr.04.2009
I felt so alone last night. I shouldn't have felt that way, as I had spent the better part of the previous three hours being unusually social with people I did not know. Almost as quickly as the night had become fun, it became perhaps the loneliest time of my life. I was at a typical college party...
brian-mckee's picture
Jun.22.2008
last night, I attempted to explain how I see the world. I felt it necessary to give individual examples of human tendencies. I can summarize thus: All people are selfish. Its as if we progress to the age of three and a half and then psychologically stop trying to grow up and instead build up our...