PLAYING HOUSE / season one (2014)
"It’s messing people up, this social pressure to “find your passion” and “know what it is you want to do”. It’s perfectly fine to just live your moments fully, and marvel as many small and large passions, many small and large purposes enter and leave your life. For many people there is no realization, no bliss to follow, no discovery of your life’s purpose. This isn’t sad, it’s just the way things are. Stop trying to find the forest and just enjoy the trees."
Dan Egan…abnormally high douche readings, that makes sense. Cancer of the soul…
sit in the shade
dress like it is winter
complain about the sun
sit down a lot
pray to the cloud and rain gods
He is not good at comebacks.
"The useless days will add up to something. The shitty waitressing jobs. The hours writing in your journal. The long meandering walks. The hours reading poetry and story collections and novels and dead people’s diaries and wondering about sex and God and whether you should shave under your arms or not. These things are your becoming."
— This popular advice column—which answers the question: “what I would tell my 20 year old self”—is shiver inducing. (via unlively