A Soundtrack Of Depressing Music For The Trump Administration


It seems like every time the Trump administration does something really horrid, I end up crying — which is why I sometimes avoid the current news cycle — and why I also have a list on my smartphone’s notebook app called List Of Times The Trump Administration Has Made Me Cry So Far.

Other times, I feel I have to own it as much as possible and wallow in the horrid times we are living in, so I have created a soundtrack of some depressing pieces of music that match the general atmosphere.

Here are five of them.

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On Mysticism & Darkness: How Poetry, Mysticism, and Nothingness Intersect


A few years ago, I went through a period where I could not write.

I was severely depressed for over a year and lived in a kind of waking agony. And because sadness is about the absence of what you love and value, I could not write.

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