Or What is that Masked Being?

Fear is insidious. It doesn’t show up when it enters. It hides disguised in the clothes of something else, behind the mask of another emotion.

Lately, for me it’s been hiding behind the mask of annoyance. This mask itself looks tall and oval-shaped, like the masks in a Greek chorus. It’s dark brown with ancient markings, faint dark-colored symbols on the front, like a giant, ancient shield. And fear, crouched down and brazen holds onto a metal piece on the back of the shield-mask, and hiding behind it, walks around inside my body, as…

Adele Cabot

Author, LA Voice Coach. All aspects of voice: human, metaphorical, artistic, individual.

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