Why I'm still here. | firegod74's Blog
I just spent... I don't know. Too much time anyway, on a total strangers profile. This wasn't a potential circle member, this wasn't a person known to the people in my circle, this wasn't some young hotbody telling tales of lust with pictures of their hotness all on display.
Don't get me wrong, I enjoy doing all that stuff too...
No the last hour was a portion of some strangers life dissected. Someone who hasn't been here since January of last year. It started in in her stories. A promising future, a love of her life. This girl had it all figured out. She was happy, life was good... But then she stopped writing. I never got to see if everything turned out as she had planned. So I went to her blog and there was the next chapter of her life. I was shocked. Ok, I wasn't shocked. Her fairy tale crashed. Its kind of sad really, because part of the reason she had stopped writing stories was the comments she was getting. Nobody embraced her vision of the future. They all warned her that she was setting herself up for failure and she hated that. But they were right.
Now the other thing I like is that when you go to someones blog you see the most current. You see the results of all the previous blogs. So the first one I read was her life of total destruction. Her fairytale stories had turned into blogs of hate, revenge, sex, drugs, and boys. She was angry, alienated, vindictive. Step by step, blog by blog I got to go back and see how her life progressed to the now. The simple little errors that made life hell as they built up over time.
And that is why I'm here. I get to see peoples life as it plays out. I like to see the results and how people got to be who they are. The very first day I spent on EP back in 2009 was the same. I remember the profile and the soap opera that her life became. I was hooked then, and I'm still hooked now.
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Thoughts while Curling, posted November 27th, 2012, 5 comments
Not gonna happen, posted October 20th, 2012, 4 comments
Rarity, posted September 13th, 2012, 3 comments
Stop looking at my hotdog, posted August 23rd, 2012, 1 comment
Life is about nothing, posted August 12th, 2012
Music, posted August 11th, 2012, 2 comments
all caps rage, posted June 3rd, 2012, 8 comments
New Job., posted April 23rd, 2012, 5 comments
Took too long, posted March 29th, 2012, 4 comments
Circle member lost., posted February 28th, 2012, 10 comments
I want art., posted February 22nd, 2012, 9 comments
Why I'm still here., posted February 12th, 2012, 18 comments
I'm Too Good, posted February 5th, 2012, 8 comments
Name change., posted January 24th, 2012, 9 comments
Magpies. ******** of the Bird World, posted November 14th, 2011, 17 comments
Brain dump. for October, posted October 25th, 2011, 18 comments
I've felt this way, but not in a long time. I think I'm due!, posted September 10th, 2011, 9 comments
Lightning Crashes, posted August 12th, 2011, 12 comments
What you all want to see..., posted June 4th, 2011, 10 comments
What helpless feels like, posted May 22nd, 2011, 8 comments
Political ramblings, posted May 1st, 2011, 2 comments
Lonely Comets, posted April 28th, 2011, 6 comments
The thing about road trips., posted April 9th, 2011, 12 comments
Political ramblings, posted April 4th, 2011, 2 comments
Before the sun., posted April 2nd, 2011, 2 comments
I love everybody!!!, posted March 25th, 2011, 4 comments
Why curling is Awesome., posted March 6th, 2011, 14 comments
Work gets in the way., posted March 3rd, 2011, 5 comments
Crazy Vegas., posted February 22nd, 2011, 15 comments
Ice Fishing Part DEUX!, posted February 11th, 2011, 7 comments
Flying Donkeys, posted February 6th, 2011
Tattoo Poll, posted January 30th, 2011, 7 comments
Winter, posted January 29th, 2011, 7 comments
PETA Fools and other activists, posted December 18th, 2010
Fetch, posted December 17th, 2010, 5 comments
Mornings coffee and classical music, posted December 9th, 2010, 6 comments
Inappropriate gifts., posted December 7th, 2010, 7 comments
Not my style, posted December 2nd, 2010
Deleted, posted December 2nd, 2010, 1 comment
Hangovers., posted November 28th, 2010
Awkward moments., posted October 25th, 2010, 1 comment
Our role., posted October 25th, 2010
Tounge, posted October 17th, 2010, 5 comments
Memories, posted October 7th, 2010, 10 comments
Catching up., posted September 29th, 2010
Dog Days, posted August 25th, 2010, 1 comment
Cleansing, posted July 15th, 2010
Been a while, posted June 26th, 2010
Boobquake!, posted April 27th, 2010, 6 comments
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