Am I Making Myself Clear?

If we're valuing verisimilitude as a marker of good writing, I'm not a good writer. Every feeling I evoke and scene I describe may seem realistic, but they're grounded in the mind, not reality.* When I write about sadness, it's as vague as the knowledge that the Earth won't exist in a distant, nearly unimaginable … Continue reading Am I Making Myself Clear?


Parts of a Whole

Recently, I was half-watching a YouTube video while getting ready in the morning, as is my wont.* I hadn't chosen it for any particular reason; it was just one of the videos on my subscription feed that seemed long enough to get me through putting on my makeup and sorting out my hair. It featured … Continue reading Parts of a Whole