This post isn’t a grammar lesson. I’m not going to discuss syntax, tone, and style at great length. I simply want to examine how these things can come together to create dramatically different types of works. Words are a funny, funny thing. There are dozens of ways to convey the same thing. Let’s play with… Read More Words: syntax, tone, and style
Sometimes it’s the people around you who create the best lines. My sister is adventuring at the Salton Sea tonight. She texted me the following: The line is incredibly poetic if speaking figuratively. I’ve been imaging tons of scenarios where I can use it. Try not to steal it too.
Where were we when we went walking that white winter, wandering wisp-like without worry? Were we wandering through time? Wishing for a warmer future while wading through the past? Were we happy? Was it a waking dream, shared between two lovers? Was that dreamy white winter real at all? Or it is the cold that I… Read More An experiment in Words