Category Archives: Essays

  1. The Anxious Foreigner

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    June 15, 2017 by adbesserer

    I took 3 years off work to deal with my depression. If i could go back, I wouldn’t have. I’m …
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  2. What’s a Gonzo?

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    January 20, 2017 by adbesserer

    This article isn’t actually about the fuzzy blue guy. I had a book when I was young about Gonzo trying …
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  3. Why I’m Back from China/Don’t trust ICN

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    December 17, 2016 by adbesserer

    As those close to me know, I recently took a huge risk, got rid of all my things (except my …
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  4. Brain Stuck

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    June 3, 2016 by adbesserer

    My Dear Friends, Lately, my poetry has been more jocular than beautiful. I much prefer the beautiful, but it just …
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  5. Appreciate Your Period, Fool!

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    February 1, 2016 by adbesserer

    In my twenties, a diligent doctor decided to have me tested for a blood clotting disorder based on my family …
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  6. Alice in the Wonderghetto

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    January 26, 2016 by adbesserer

    It’s 7:30am, and I haven’t slept. One misstep with my medication, perhaps enough to sedate a small horse, coupled with …
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  7. I’m Not that I Am

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    December 13, 2015 by adbesserer

    I heard about this meditation where you first picture your spirit leaving your body, and then your house, then your …
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