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Thanks for the re-stack!

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You write, and I hear Kerouac wrestling with God.

Write on, Warrior💖

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That's high praise. I always look forward to your comments. Thank you!

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I see the Whitman quote did indeed, as you commented, resonate with you.

Heavy stuff here. Man in the Box is a fitting subtitle. I just saw Jerry Cantrell play last year at a small venue in NYC. Man in the Box was part of the set

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Thank you! I was hoping someone would get the Alice In Chains reference. I love them. Staley had one of the best voices in rock history and we lost him too soon. Cantrell's wicked tone is amazing, so underrated.

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Copy that. Dirt is, at least in my rankings, one of the great albums of all time

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Mar 23Liked by The Chaos Trials

This piece resonated with me in so many ways (your pieces always do but this one especially hit hard). Special props for “fuck-budget”. I think mine needs reevaluating

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I'm glad you connected with it. Yes. Preserve the fuck budget! Always.

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When you have a good chunk of lifetime experiences behind you, as I do, focusing on what should be in your “fuck” bucket is crucial to obtaining a modicum of balance between sanity/insanity. Another eye opening read.

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Indeed. And, thank you!

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Mar 23Liked by The Chaos Trials

❤️‍🔥 Love the Chaos Trials! Your vulnerability is admirable. You're relatable in so many ways. Handsome man, your ex got a great shot of you. And, I've been hyperfixated on Scott Weiland for a few+ decades. Love the intro song to this piece, "Down". You're an incredible writer, thank you for sharing. Sunday Girl is also one of my STP faves, and the video..... 🫣😍🤤

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Aw...shucks and thank you. Yes. SW is THE best from man of all time. And, the intro to Down...are you shitting me. Sunday girl...yes! All of it From STP to Velvet Revolver. If you love SW as I do... check this out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LNPT6jQwJ8M. It's blistering from start to finish. I've watched the end where they perform 'Sex Type Thing,' my favorite STP song at least 1000 times. Enjoy!

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Thanks for the re-stack!

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Thank you!!

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