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my problem

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by professor poopatronic, Jun 29, 2002.

  1. this is going to sound really syupid and all you straight edge guys are going to burn me at the stake, but i have this dilemma. i'll just spit it out. i can't write unless i'm drunk and i hate drinking by myself (actually i don't really even like drinking that much in general). it fucking sucks. i just tried to jot some shit down and when i was done it was the stupidest crap ever (well all my stuff is stupid but this was just shitty and boring). and that's better than i usually do. normally i just end up staring at the keys and getting really pissed off. can somebody come drink with me? any suggestions on what to do are highly appreciated.
     
  2. space

    space Member

    Joined: May 17, 2002 Messages: 320 Likes Received: 0
    are you drunk?
     
  3. no you missed my whole point, if i was drunk i'd be writing. i tried to get drunk by myself last night but it just doesn't work?
     
  4. High Priest

    High Priest Elite Member

    Joined: Jan 1, 2002 Messages: 4,928 Likes Received: 3
    I dont understand why Alcohol is so populer.. i understand its cheap and legal but theres just so many better substances out there. Ever try writin on E or 2cb .. or anything else aside from alcohol?
     
  5. Dr. Dazzle

    Dr. Dazzle Veteran Member

    Joined: Nov 19, 2001 Messages: 8,147 Likes Received: 3
    Write like graffiti or write stories??
     
  6. REGULATOR

    REGULATOR Elite Member

    Joined: Sep 6, 2001 Messages: 3,383 Likes Received: 0
    word dude...whats the big deal with alcohol....you puke, it makes you smell like shit, it feels heavy on the stomach, it doesnt taste good (to me)....WEED IS BETTER!!!
     
  7. serpent of the light

    serpent of the light Member

    Joined: Sep 22, 2001 Messages: 650 Likes Received: 0
    well i'm one of those straight edge guys, but i'm not gonna give ya shit.

    i'm assuming you mean write as in literature of some form (not tagging). i'm a writer as well. like everything good stuff comes w/ time and practice. a practice my brother taught me is just writing, whenever, w/o inspiration w/o regard for how 'good' it sounds. you put down shit 75% of the time. but w/ time that decreases. your mind learns what is good, and how to form that quicker. it works out with time.

    i've been in your spot. i used to smoke to get god writings. now i'm sXe, seriously though, time and practice is where you get good.

    i need to start writing more. no job and living on my own in boulder. i'm sure i can find time to write more...
     
  8. Dr. Dazzle

    Dr. Dazzle Veteran Member

    Joined: Nov 19, 2001 Messages: 8,147 Likes Received: 3
    If you can get the same effects from weed that you can from alcohol, then there's something wrong with you....
     
  9. i agree wholeheartedly. like i said, i really don't even like drinking that much but for some stupid reason i can write effortlessly for hours when i'm smashed. it really annoys me.

    and skydancer666, thanks for the encouragement. i end up throwing away or deleting the majority of the crap i write down anyways, and the stuff i do keep i should probably also throw in the trash. but it's not that the stuff i write sober isn't good, most of the time i seriously can't come up with a single word to write. that's part of the reason i post on here- not that anything i say on this board is of any value whatsoever, but if i get to typing about something it sometimes gives me an idea and then i cut to the notepad.
     
  10. T.T Boy

    T.T Boy Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 18, 2001 Messages: 21,803 Likes Received: 40
    agreed.
     
  11. When

    When 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: May 4, 2000 Messages: 10,294 Likes Received: 3
    just be a lonely soul
    and drink by yourself

    ive done it many times
    but yea just look to other things for inspiration
    drugs arent the answer to everything
     
  12. SHELLTOES

    SHELLTOES Member

    Joined: Feb 25, 2002 Messages: 499 Likes Received: 0
    i used to feel bad about drinking alone but ive done it so many times now that it doesnt phase me anymore.
     
  13. dukeofyork

    dukeofyork Senior Member

    Joined: Nov 9, 2000 Messages: 1,589 Likes Received: 1

    they arent??


    FUCK. come on guys, you need to keep me informed on these things...
    i hate being the last one to know.
    :lol:
     
  14. d-town_bomber

    d-town_bomber Veteran Member

    Joined: May 20, 2001 Messages: 7,032 Likes Received: 2
    listen to some good music for some inspiration
     
  15. shameless self promotion

    shameless self promotion 12oz Legend

    Joined: Mar 7, 2001 Messages: 16,306 Likes Received: 104
    Straight out the dr's mouth kid!!
     
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