Suzi (k00kaburra) wrote,
Suzi
k00kaburra

You look backwards to figure out the future.

The more people change, the more they stay the same.

...I'm frightened to read my older diary entries, because I don't want to see how similar I still am to my past self. Or, worse, I don't want to see how much I've changed.

I've spent the past half hour or so reading a friend's high-school journal entries. It's weird, because I didn't really know this person then. But it's so strange, reading about people I knew then and knowing they aren't close anymore. It's odd realizing how my memory of people, places, things don't match his.

Weird weird weird. Now I feel cryptic and nostalgic.
Subscribe

  • Stress, illness, or ennui?

    Living under shelter in place for two months has led to a general malaise in our household. Every couple days I feel a little off, with a headache or…

  • The unexpected winner of the season

    At our bookstore, the one thing that everyone seems to be looking for isn't a new novel, or workbooks for their kids. While those things are in…

  • Left an important part of the day out...

    When I was listing my daily routine in my last post, I missed something important. The first thing that I do every day when I get home from work is…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 4 comments