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Book Review: This is the Water

This is the Water, by Yannick Murphy, is written in an unusual, stylised prose that distances the reader from the action whilst, at the same time, putting them inside the head of key characters. 429 more words

Family

The Inheritance of Emotional Isolation

What does it mean to crouch behind
A name that isn’t yours
Done changed the first one just enough for hiding
A date of birth, mostly the same, except for 10 years short… 246 more words

Distance

I have heard that good artwork requires some amount of distance from the subject. For example, I know that I have a hard time singing a song that packs an emotional punch. 334 more words

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