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The Banality of Speech versus the Originality of Thought

A constant battle

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Do you know how many fleeting thoughts pass through your existence that are never to be seen again? Some you’re vaguely aware of, some are marginal, peripheral feelings that are present for mere microseconds.

This quote, from the second book of the Southern Reach trilogy by Jeff VanderMeer, has been on an endless…

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Christopher Robin

Christopher Robin

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Yes, that's my real name. Yes, I’m in therapy. No, that's not why. Interested in the mundane. Editor for The Memoirist, The Narrative Collective, my own reality