Video: On Fancy Nancy and Heart

I often wonder if what I’m writing is any good. You think that this should matter, but it doesn’t. Sometimes I write really bad, stupid stuff. But sometimes I write something that makes me smile or laugh out loud or cry. I work hard to suppress the voice...
Lab: On Pain and Writing

Lab: On Pain and Writing

It is late, and I should be asleep. I’m struggling to find words for a book. Every time I open the book, even read it, even try to put an inadequate word to the page, exhaustion tries to shut my eyes, tries to shut down my heart.   The words are not there....