Angst, Angst Everywhere

A prompt on my face book feed came up and it went like this: " Person A completely clad in black. Somber quiet faces surrounding them as the walk slowly down the center isle. Tears swelling in their eyes to the point that they can barely see. They reach the casket centered at the front … Continue reading Angst, Angst Everywhere

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Trigger Warnings

I was in an internet conversation a few weeks ago about trigger warnings. One person in the discussion had stated that they thought warnings were bullshit. Immediately this person was jumped on. Granted their statement was a blanket statement but it brought-up an important topic when it comes to writing and posting your writing on the … Continue reading Trigger Warnings

A Word About Dystopia and other Post War Societies in Fiction

Dystopia: a society characterized by human misery, as squalor, oppression, disease, and overcrowding. An undesirable place to live. Dehumanizing and as unpleasant as possible. Profound divide of the haves and have nots, with the majority of society in poverty and often slaves to the government. Those are the definitions of a Dystopian society. A trope that has … Continue reading A Word About Dystopia and other Post War Societies in Fiction