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Emily Irene 64

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St. Louis, Missouri

Life Philosophy

I’ve come to live life with karma in mind. I do good things for other people as often as I can. I talk to people because I like to meet new people, or at least make them feel not so alone for the time we’re talking. I believe that you should do good things. I don’t affiliate with any religion. I believe everything happens for a reason and it all teaches you something. The most horrible parts of my my life happened for a reason and transformed me into the person I am today, good or bad (mostly good). I know that what goes around doesn’t always come around, that karma can be random in ways. Good doesn’t always win the fight against evil. So all I can do is live my life with a set of morals and values I believe in and try to better the world one tiny piece at a time.

I am...

I’m a lot of things. A writer mainly. A thinker. A smoker. An open-minded person. I try to act natural and be me. I am me.


“Too weird to live, too rare to die.”
-Hunter S. Thompson

“To be nobody but yourself in a world which its doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.”
– e.e. cummings

“What cannot be cured,
must be endured.”
– Francois Rabelais

“I myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions.”
– Augusten Burroughs

“In a world that’s going to Hell head-first, whats so low about getting high?”
-Stephen King.

“It’s beautiful and clean and awe-inspiring on top But not many of us can walk on water. Not for long, anyway.”
-Hunter S. Thompson

“Information is not knowledge. Knowledge is not wisdom. Wisdom is not truth. Truth is not beauty. Beauty is not love. Love is not music. Music is the BEST.”
-Frank Zappa

“If you wind up with a boring, miserable life because you listened to your mom, your dad, your teacher, your priest or some guy on TV telling you how to do your shit, then YOU DESERVE IT.”
-Frank Zappa



I read a lot of different things: memoirs of survival, drug addiction, true crime, novels, poetry, Stephen King, Augusten Burroughs, Ellen Hopkins, Elizabeth Wurtzel, Pamela Des Barres. Just a few favorites.


Red Hot Chili Peppers. Everclear. Incubus. Nirvana. The Beatles. Aerosmith. Eminem. Garbage. Goo Goo Dolls. Duncan Sheik. K’s Choice. Matchbox 20. Nine Inch Nails. Pink. Rilo Kiley. Ryan Adams. Sixx:A.M. The Spill Canvas. Thin Lizzy. The Wallflowers.

Film & TV

MOVIES: Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas. Pulp Fiction. Gia. Harry Potter. Clerks. Clerks 2. Mallrats. Dogma. Shawshank Redemption. Dazed & Confused. The Big Lebowski. Empire Records. Almost Famous. American Psycho. Alice In Wonderland (original Disney). Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. This Is Spinal Tap. Airheads. Youth In Revolt. Nightmare on Elm Street series. Zack and Miri Make A Porno. Pineapple Express. 21 Jump Street (movie). Breakfast Club. Trapped. Rocky Horror Picture Show. Riding In Cars With Boys. Eurotrip. Road Trip. Clue. Never Been Kissed. The People vs. Larry Flynt. Back To The Future series. Hangover. Hangover II. Bowling For Columbine, Stranger Than Fiction. Love Actually. Hearts In Atlantis. 8 Mile. What Just Happened.

TV: Law & Order: SVU, CI, House, Snapped, How Its Made, Pawn Stars, Hardcore Pawn. Intervention. Forensic Files. Cold Case Files. Unsolved Mysteries. Family Guy. Kids In The Hall. The Drew Carey Show. Whose Line Is It Anyway? Sabrina. Friends.