Two Girls, Sharing a Pair of Binoculars

My Little Wings

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[[Finding my wings didn’t happen in a typical passage to adulthood ceremony. I didn’t embrace my freedom from adolescence by paying for my own gas or going through my first heartbreak. I didn’t even get them from starting a blog. Instead, this may sound odd, but I literally just ‘found’ them. I’m not kidding. They were in a drawer. Buried under so many layers of dust […]

Introductory Flight-

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Hello, good folks of the “Back to Blogging” reading community! I am Vince*, the binoc-gals’ flying cohort, and it is with much pleasure that I address you as the first “Two Girls Sharing a Pair of Binoculars” guest writer! *(-not actually “Vince.” It was a suggestion as a pseudonym; Jacey took the pen-name and made […]

How It Really Feels to Be High

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I’ve heard people say how exhilarating, how euphoric it feels to get high. Some people believe you have to be out of your mind to try it. I’ll be your witness: people don’t lie. Let me start by telling you about my friend. He’s a plane guy. He flies planes. He talks about planes. He […]

The Problem With Metamorphosis

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“I am a static character, a caterpillar that never metamorphosed, a middle-aged man who wears his letter jacket regularly… Did everybody else truly grow up?… Or is their youthfulness only concealed under a façade of feigned boredom and a lack of interest?…Or, as the case may be, am I just worse at acting?” –Anonymous Facebook. […]

A Celebration of Hopelessness

A Celebration of Hopelessness

I don’t know why, in a world with zillions of things happening in a single moment, I sometimes have moments of complete clarity, but more often of utter confusion. Because, well, that’s just how life goes. I was recently hit with a moment of such befuddlement that I thought it was blog worthy. This moment consisted of a phrase that […]

High School (sound triumphant backgro...

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I don’t care what anyone says. High school is not what it’s cracked up to be. I was one of those kids who imagined high school as being glamorous in every way. I’d start varsity and date boys and do cool things with cool people while I blasted cool music in my super (insert cool […]

So.. Who’s Behind These Binocul...

So.. Who’s Behind These Binoculars?

What is life but an ongoing relay of discoveries? I’m not co-creating this blog to portray myself as a web-log (yes, that’s where blog comes from) professional. Nor am I writing this blog because I believe the world ought to hear my opinion on why moose are the greatest paradox of an animal ever to […]