Whatever sort of escapism we choose, any kind of escapism is probably self-destructive, even if we feel that escapism supports us – pic related:
Anime has undoubtedly had an impact on my life, but I hesitate to say that it has been a support to me. It has been to me what cigarettes are to many people – a way to make unpleasant moments more tolerable, with probably long-term consequences.
It should be obvious that I’m posting here much less. I might wind this blog down to one post per month.
The pic above is from Ghost Hound, which I highly recommend.