About Alex Castro

alex castro é. por enquanto. em breve, nem isso.

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  • Alex shared from The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? by Jared Diamond
    the Sirionos’ strongest anxieties are about food, they have sex virtually whenever they want, and sex compensates for food hunger, while our strongest anxieties are about sex, we have food virtually whenever we want, and eating compensates for sexual frustration.
  • Alex shared from Intimacy and Midnight All Day: A Novel and Stories by Hanif Kureishi
    His therapist has told him to express himself. They offer such advice without considering the public. Who says self-expression improves your mental health? Look at the artists: art therapy every day. You’d think they’d be the sanest people around, Van Gogh, Rothko and all.
  • Alex shared from Intimacy and Midnight All Day: A Novel and Stories by Hanif Kureishi
    Odd how the needs of childrenseem so often to coincide exactly with the opinions of their parents.
  • Alex shared from Intimacy and Midnight All Day: A Novel and Stories by Hanif Kureishi
    I have never found that the man being in a subordinate position has put women off. In fact, for some people, the more subordinate you are, the more “genuine” they imagine you to be. People are afraid of too much power in others.
  • Alex shared from Intimacy and Midnight All Day: A Novel and Stories by Hanif Kureishi
    A breakdown is a breakthrough is a breakout. That is something.
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Alex Castro
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