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Slipcast

The default expression that your face automatically reverts to when idle—amused, melancholic, pissed off—which occurs when a strong…
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Anthrodynia

A state of exhaustion with how shitty people can be to each other, typically causing a countervailing sense…
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Agnosthesia

The state of not knowing how you really feel about something, which forces you to sift through clues…
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Backmasking

The instinctive tendency to see someone as you knew them in their youth, a burned-in image of grass-stained…
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Mimeomia

The frustration of knowing how easily you fit into a stereotype, even if you never intended to, even…
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Lachesism

For a million years, we’ve watched the sky and huddled in fear. But somehow you still find yourself…
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Dès Vu

The awareness that this moment will become a memory. Derived from French dès vu, “seen as soon as”…
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Bohemian

A person who is interested in art, music or literature, and lives in a very informal way, ignoring…
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Ameneurosis

The half-forlorn, half-escapist ache of a train whistle calling in the distance at night. Coined in 2012 by…
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Rubatosis

The unsettling awareness of your own heartbeat, whose tenuous muscular throbbing feels less like a metronome than a…
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Yù Yī

The desire to see with fresh eyes, and feel things just as intensely as you did when you…
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Morii

With every click of the shutter, you’re trying to press pause on your life. If only so you…
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Nementia

The post-distraction effort to recall the reason why you’re feeling particularly anxious or angry or excited, in which…