Tag Archives: life

DAILY INSPIRATION: How to be perfectly unhappy by The Oatmeal

DAILY INSPIRATION: How to be perfectly unhappy by The Oatmeal

I love The Oatmeal (by Matthew Inman). He pretty much always hits it on the mark for me, and especially with this post about the “journey to happiness”, it’s as if he wrote a story about my soul. If you are one of my kindred who understand the word below, click through the link to read the whole post. (Not fully posted here out of respect for the author, who deserves hits on his super awesome website!)

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The Mosh Pit Microcosm

The Mosh Pit Microcosm

The other day, I attended fourth- yes, fourth- music show I’ve ever moshed at. I am no mosh expert. I should also say that I am a 31 year old female, which is not the main mosh demographic. However, I have been both a participant and an observer.

At this punk-ish show that I attended, (Chuck Ragan/Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls/Flogging Molly, for those curious souls) a full mosh pit raged. It was fun and chaotic and, truthfully, a bit terrifying.

It was just like that thing we call “life”.

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Daily Inspiration: Thursday War Cry

Daily Inspiration: Thursday War Cry

This is for all you mid-to-late twenty-somethings (and beyond!) out there who are still trying to figure it all out just like me. There are days when we just can’t get up. There are days when we feel like all is lost.

And there are days when we stand up and fight.

This is our battle cry for the day. Stand up, take a second to take in the lyrics, and sing your heart out with me- out loud, in action, or however suits you best.

Cheers to you. Cheers to Fun. Cheers to a brand new day.

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