So Sad Today: Personal Essays

So Sad Today: Personal Essays

Melissa Broder

"These essays are unhappy and uncomfortable and their very own type of lovely. They exhibit rather a lot approximately what it really is to reside during this international, correct now." --Roxane homosexual, New York Times bestselling writer of Bad Feminist

From acclaimed poet and writer of the preferred Twitter account @sosadtoday comes a darkly humorous and brutally sincere selection of essays.

Melissa Broder consistently struggled with nervousness. within the fall of 2012, she went via a harrowing cycle of panic assaults and dread that would not impede for months. So she started @sosadtoday, an nameless Twitter feed that allowed her to specific her darkest emotions, and which fast received a committed following. In SO unhappy at the present time, Broder delves deeper into the existential subject matters she explores on Twitter, grappling with intercourse, demise, love low vainness, habit, and the drama of anticipating the universe to textual content you again. With insights as sharp as her humor, Broder explores--in prose that's either ballsy and gorgeous, aggressively colloquial and achingly poetic--questions such a lot folks are afraid to even recognize, not to mention solution, that allows you to become aware of what it fairly skill to be an individual during this glossy world.

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