Lyrics Strike the Soul in Kitchen Sink by Twenty One Pilots

We long for lyrics that can change us. Because when we listen to top 10, it feels like floating on the surface of the soul - just below a limitless, eternal world, and we wonder, why aren't we diving in? Nobody thinks what I think, Nobody dreams when they blink Think things on the brink of …

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The Message Behind “Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots

While it is frequently argued the song addresses discord between the super-fan base, "Skeleton Clique" and new fans (millions of them) by urging the Clique to empathize in spite of differences, I think there is more below the surface. In this post, I'll present to you a new perspective on the song by interpreting it into …

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A Story from Childhood Teaches Us What It Means to Be Human

The stories I read as a child deeply impacted me, and I can’t help but use them as a framework for so many experiences I have as an adult. While I was drinking lukewarm, stale coffee on a fall day at work, I suddenly remembered the man with red eyes from Madeleine L'Engle’s a Wrinkle …

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