I'm just an animal looking for a home

June 29, 2011
by mitcharf
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Allergies

First, let me get one thing out of the way – I have no allergies.  Not to cats (thank Christ), not to any foods, not to any antibiotics.  I’ve lived in Austin since 1995 and never been bothered by the … Continue reading

June 20, 2011
by mitcharf
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Being judgmental

So, as you can imagine, the fact that I am vegan for ethical reasons has often led people to call me judgmental.  Or sometimes to say “I’m not vegetarian, but I’m not judgmental – I don’t care what anyone eats.” … Continue reading

June 20, 2011
by mitcharf
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Reasons for not being vegetarian

I realize that most people aren’t vegetarian.  And I realize that most people don’t seem comfortable engaging in self-reflection and questioning their own beliefs and figuring out if their actions are consistent with their beliefs, etc.  That said, it still … Continue reading

October 10, 2001
by mitcharf
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Misc!

Current Mood: tired Current Music: Violent Femmes – Raquel I was reading through my old journal tonight (written on paper, not available to public). I started writing it in 1989. All of the entries, except the most recent, bug me. … Continue reading

September 25, 1999
by mitcharf
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Journal Entry

Note:  The only changes to this entry are minor corrections to grammar, punctuation, formatting, and spelling.  I’ve also removed any last names which appeared, except in the case of teachers. I am melancholy.  Also, drunk.  Is this the first drunken … Continue reading

February 5, 1999
by mitcharf
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Journal Entry

Note:  The only changes to this entry are minor corrections to grammar, punctuation, formatting, and spelling.  I’ve also removed any last names which appeared, except in the case of teachers. Yeah. I wonder if I’m clinically depressed.  I don’t think … Continue reading

February 24, 1992
by mitcharf
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Journal Entry

Note:  The only changes to this entry are minor corrections to grammar, punctuation, formatting, and spelling.  I’ve also removed any last names which appeared, except in the case of teachers. Dear Fucking Diary, Well, you read my last journal.  My … Continue reading