Stream of Consciousness: Humanity Is a Loaded Gun

It has been a while, my friends. But here you are: Humanity is a loaded gun. We just don’t know how to contain ourselves, these days. Dreamed up civilization so children could stop breaking into factions of pig killers and savages but. But that never stopped, not really. I don’t believe human nature is inherently … Continue reading

The Importance of Knowing Your Stuff

My writing instructors always touted the importance of knowing mythology and religion. It is important, they always said, to know the Bible. To know Greek myth. To know your history. Why? Because there are no new stories. We all know this. It’s pounded into our heads over and over – we aren’t original, we aren’t … Continue reading