Tag Archives: paranoia

Turn, Turn, Turn

To everything, turn, turn, turn, There is a season, turn, turn, turn, And a time to every purpose under heaven. A time to gain, a time to lose, A time to rend, a time to sew, A time to love, … Continue reading

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Sweet Dreams

“Sleep, those little slices of death; oh how I loathe them” is attributed to Edgar Allan Poe, as found on the ever knowledgeable Internet, which must make it true, right? Wrong! Show me from what work of his that quote … Continue reading

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Baseball, Parasites and Politicians

Spring is now in its second month already. The regular baseball season is following close behind. My favorite teams, the Phillies and Yankees, are playing exceptionally well thus far, looking like contenders for the Fall Classic again. On this past … Continue reading

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Rubbish and Hogwash

Premonitions or predictions can lead to self-fulfilling prophesies if one is not careful. Take the story of a man named Jed. He had his fortune read by Madame Marie, who said to beware of lions, stating he would die at … Continue reading

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Love, Kristen: Friday the Thirteenth

Triskaidekaphobia—the fear of the number thirteen—has been around for eons, dating back to the dark ages. If the number lands on a Friday, look out. It’s become a day for which to be paranoid of events that cannot be controlled. … Continue reading

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Depression

Depression is a nasty word, even when talking about the weather. The meaning of the term is much nastier when it’s a human affliction, so burdensome like having a ball and chain attached to one’s extremities. Varying degrees of the … Continue reading

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Paranoia, Main Destroyer

For the constant worrier, needless paranoia compounds a problem even further; all a useless expenditure of precious time and unwarranted energy, which serves no purpose in changing the outcome of any situation. Thinking things through in a constructive manner may … Continue reading

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