our insatiable obsession

  1. our insatiable obsession
  2. with the onrush of the new
  3. allows our consciousness
  4. to be fragmented and sold
  5. our supposed
  6. upward mobility
  7. centered largely
  8. around the act
  9. of consumption
  10. the inherent design
  11. of American
  12. consumer culture
  13. means you will never
  14. satisfy your dark fear that
  15. you're not good enough
  16. no purchase or
  17. pleasure or quantity
  18. is going to be the thing
  19. that makes you feel
  20. like everything's OK
  21. because when you go
  22. back home at night
    : (assuming you have a home) :
  23. you really are
  24. still
  25. just
  26. you
  27. -
  28. a
  29. small
  30. frail
  31. human
  32. -
  33. slightly
  34. doomed
  35. and fully
  36. blessed
  37. with self
  38. awareness