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The Headless Galah

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  1. Notes on Epilogue

    by , February 26th, 2018 at 04:55 AM (The Headless Galah)
    A kind of generalised disgust with no clear object permeates my experience of TM these days. Probably nothing more than a particular instance of the overall malaise inspired in me by almost everything that bills itself as culture. But the particularities, in this case, by dint of some kind of sunk-costs calculation - wasted too much of my life on this fucking website, har har, haven't we all, all the hours lost to a glowing rectangle which promised all the validation you'd ever want as long as you ...

    Updated May 27th, 2018 at 08:11 AM by Dullahan

  2. Coastline

    by , April 10th, 2016 at 04:19 AM (The Headless Galah)
    This is not where I live.

    But it is close.

    (about 15 minutes away)
  3. Skylight

    by , July 15th, 2015 at 02:10 PM (The Headless Galah)
    This is a place not too far from where I live. It's where we pan up as the ED starts playing on the final episode.

    And so is this.

  4. Self/Destruct 2 The Streets: Eclectic Ballyhoo

    by , March 29th, 2015 at 01:17 PM (The Headless Galah)
    Previously, on Self/Destruct:

    >be me
    >high-achieving History student at top-shelf Aussie university

    One man.

    >USB directory tree status has been reverted to what it was a week ago, before I reorganised all of it for honours
    >reason for this is unknown and likely unknowable
    >folders and files created since then have ceased to exist
    >including one containing saved pdfs for bibliography
    >fuzakeru na

    Updated March 29th, 2015 at 01:19 PM by Dullahan

  5. Self/Destruct

    by , March 3rd, 2015 at 11:13 AM (The Headless Galah)
    "You've got to be fucking kidding me."

    >be me
    >high-achieving History student at top-shelf Aussie university
    >early in the new academic year
    >shit to be done, shit's getting done
    >today's project, flesh out preliminary bibliography for honours dissertation
    >venue? the library
    >library computers = unrestricted access to JSTOR/ProQuest/Project Muse/et.c.
    >cocaine for history majors
    >anyway, searching