Josefin Arnell, 04 September 2018

Affirmations to puke with:
(inspired or quotes by Elizabeth Gilbert)

> Let the world educate you to the fullest extent <
> I can do it <
> yes <
> I’m a creative being, I’m a creative being, this is my liberation <
> I’m on a mission of artistic liberation, so let it go girl, let it go girl <
> As a lifelong commitment to search for grace and transcendence <
> Do you have the courage to bring forth the treasure that are hidden within you? YesIdo<
> YES, YES <

> I’m uninterrupted, marvel and encourage them to do the same <
> I was born terrified, that’s why they call me little candy ass <
> I’m a mountain flower, I sleep in dark conditions, but once in a while I shine and bloom<
> What is the methodology of metabolism? when everything seems to fail? <
> My fear is just a mass-produced item, available on the shelves of any generic box store <
> You can say “hey don’t look at me, my genius didn’t show up to day” <               
> but I have the courage to bring forth this work, the treasures hidden inside me are hoping I will say yes <
> yes yes <
> The hunt to uncover those jewels <
> We will want to feel you both – that fresh sense of your recent arrival here <
> The sooner you get married to this idea, I will have passion <
> Yes it is, thank you <
> You are scaring away inspiration, look at you it’s more scared than you, offending them, that’s what you’re good at<
> What is your favourite flavour of this shit? <
> After all this is a world, not a womb, let yourself fall in love, it’s sexy <

> Do you believe the world loves you? <
> take a look around <
> yes I think so <
> To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow – this is a human offering that can border on miraculous <
> “A fish and a bird may indeed fall in love, but where shall they live?” <
> “Infatuation is not quite the same thing as love; it’s more like love’s shady second cousin who’s always borrowing money and can’t hold down a job.” <
> I’ve never seen any life transformation that didn’t begin with the person in question finally getting tired of their own bullshit. <   
   Stills from Gag reflex / I wanna puke in heaven, 2016