Mirror Dances

Index thread for Octavia’s essays, takes, rants, and opinion pieces

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Society is Broken and No One is Coming to Fix it

Society presents itself as this perfectly flawless construct and if something is wrong, the problem is you, not it. But it’s not you, the world is broken and made of pain and abuse which you are indoctrinated to believe you have no choice but to endure.

Trauma isn’t a Competition

There is no objective measure of trauma. Don’t let people tell you that you’re weak for being hurt, or that “it only counts if it was bad enough.”

Proof by Verbal Assault

I want to point to a pattern where, when someone has a problem, or thinks the person their talking to is in the wrong, they will just verbally bombard them with their correctness.

WARNING: high energy magic


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FACSIMILE HAZARD: ENTITIES IN THE MIRROR ARE LESS HUMAN THAN THEY APPEAR

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