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About tali2

I am a recent grad of the wonderful English major. Though I don't regret studying English one bit, I realize why my teachers, parents, friends, and imaginary mentors warned me against it: Because it leads you nowhere. But it did give me great writing skills which I hope to continue honing in this blog as I chronicle the tribulations of the terrible job hunt in the terrible job market of NYC. And I hope that my blog reminds fellow unemployed recent grads that you are not alone, inspires some hope within us, while presenting a snapshot of our lives to others who do not share the same self-imposed troubles.

Love & writing

When did I write last? Why? Where have I been. The page seems so blank, like never before. Someone told me to write again. I thought, why not. Blank scares me these days, more than ever. I’m unused to writing, … Continue reading

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We lay in the sheets naked. “I like you a lot,” you said to me. I stopped you. “You still do?” You nodded. I love you too bubbled in my throat, and I kissed you to stifle it again. This … Continue reading

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this song….

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on day 6

or is it 5? well, on day 6, you lose track. i guess that means that on day 4 or 5, you’ve stopped counting. that was fast.

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day 2, part 3: lasts

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day 2: part 2

on day 1, your mind wonders, “why, why, why.” on day 2, you spend less time wondering, and more time remembering. it’s little glimpses rustling through the folds of every day life that remind you what you had: a guy … Continue reading

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day 2:

as predicted, day 2 is much better than 1. why? well, because it’s calmer. i value the time i have to myself, though it’s about to be broken up with my friends who are on their way here. it’s ok, … Continue reading

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