Finding Writing

I read more than I write. I gobble up new releases, I go back and tackle the classic books I ‘missed.’ These days I read like a writer—why did she choose that point of view? How did he create that voice?

Home Sweet Home

The cult of not complaining is a way of deflecting consciousness from the inequity of the system we live beneath, while masking this self-deceit as stoic heroism performed in the face of adversity. 

The Reunion

We talked our way to a raggedy field, where we sat in the sparse grass and he condemned our past relationship, bid it good riddance, flipped it off. After half an hour of this I asked if we could find a place for me to pee, which led us to stand and to walk more, two hours more, to be precise.