Mental illness is like fighting a war where the enemy’s strategy is to convince you that the war isn’t actually happening.
I think that’s at the heart of every friendship: “If I show you this, will you still love me? If I show you this, will you still be with me?”
But never have I been a blue calm sea. I have always been a storm.
Oh—you wouldn’t date a girl who’s ever been a stripper?
In that case, I wouldn’t date a guy who’s ever been to a strip club.
Oh—you wouldn’t date a girl who’s ever done porn?
In that case, I wouldn’t date a guy who’s ever watched porn.
You’re the reason we exist.
You’re the demand to our supply.
If you disdain sex workers, don’t you dare consume our labor.
As they say in the industry, “People jack off with the left hand and point with the right.”