dictionaryofobscuresorrows: n. a kind of psychological exoskeleton that can protect you from pain and contain your anxieties, but always ends up cracking under pressure or hollowed out by time—and will keep growing back again and again, until you develop a more sophisticated emotional structure, held up by a strong and flexible spine, built less like a fortress than a cluster of treehouses.
Hebefrenia: The Letter Killers Club (Sigizmund... →
reiben: My writing life—having begun so unexpectedly—shall die newborn. Never to be reborn. As a writer I’m all thumbs, it’s true—I don’t have a way with words; it is they that have had their way with me, conscripting me as a weapon of revenge. Now that their will has been done, I may be discarded. Yes,…