(Don’t) Lose Yourself

Save a little ego so you have a voice

Norman D. Plumage
a Few Words
Published in
2 min readJan 6, 2022


Photo by Daniel Bernard on Unsplash

Despite my struggles with writing and depression for the past few days, there has been a glimmer in the waves of confusion.


I’ve written a bit about this short form of Japanese poetry before, but it has been a literal mental reprieve and tool of refocusing during these rougher days. Snapshots in time that…