I am currently reading a rather depressing account of the extinction of the creative persona, I say persona rather than person, because I find it nearly impossible to be in a constant state of creativity, without hurting oneself. 234 more words
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I am increasingly becoming more certain that my parents settled on my name, rather than finding one they really liked.
I have been circling around the idea of names for some time now. I have never been particularly fond of my own name, and for some time after my birth I had existed nameless. 519 more words
I have fallen on the topic of word snobbery, it is something I encounter in my studies into philosophy of language. Academics and lovers of literature have fallen into this attitude much as I fall into this topic, it is a casual acquaintance that builds with each encounter of it, and boils up until it must be addressed or else it will destroy. 164 more words