On my mind frequently

Why do people have to be this lonely? What’s the point of it all? Millions of people in this world, all of them yearning, looking to others to satisfy them, yet isolating themselves. Why? Was the earth put here just to nourish human loneliness?

Haruki Murakami, Sputnik Sweetheart

It doesn’t help that this culture values couples more than singles and will go out of its way to make it as if being single was like having the plague.


About bunkercomplex

My name is Andrea, and I'm a 23 year old Southern California girl and a newly minted Speech-Language Pathologist. When I’m not high-fiving 8-year-olds for finally producing a good /r/ sound, I fill my time with Peter Gabriel, Ayn Rand, Phil Hendrie, bicycles, Korean stationery, movie marathon nights, and baking. You can email me at bunkercomplex@gmail.com.
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4 Responses to On my mind frequently

  1. Spacey says:


    there you go, problem solved! 😛

  2. Aaron J says:

    Add in going to church, and that doesn’t help.

    • bunkercomplex says:

      Why are there never any (good) sermons addressing singles and how it’s not this horrible condition to be in? Honestly…

  3. Aaron J says:

    Ha…I’ll let you know if I come across any.

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