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Writers’ Blokke

What if Writing Was a Military Routine?

Writers, soldiers, children, they all need one thing: a good nap.

Photo by Suzy Brooks on Unsplash

War sounds like it sucks.

Massacre. Murder. Death. Destruction. Running — no thank you. Don’t get me wrong, along with it comes bravery and nobility and sacrifice, but I mean, for what? All this seemingly pointless suffering, for what? What can war achieve that…

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Emily Wilcox

Emily Wilcox

I imagine in a parallel universe I might be a caricaturist or a botanist or somewhere asleep on the moon — but here, I am a writer.