Creative Control

Miscellaneous Mental Musings of an Emerging Artist

WRITE CLUB: TEACHER

Write Club is a monthly, literary bloodsport in which contenders face off against each other with 7-minute essays on competing topics. This was the combatant essay for TEACHER.

September 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Wild pitches.

But wait! What if there’s more?

August 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Differences and indifference.

“This time the discussion seems to move on from the tragedy so quickly that I wonder if there’s something wrong with me for continuing to dwell on it less than a week later.”

August 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

Red Flags, Black Mirrors.

“You clarify all of your own thoughts and positions and assert repeatedly that the Fake Elder is not a real person.”

July 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Modes, Medians, and Meanness.

“Let me make sure I understand this correctly.”

July 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

“Personal Baggage.”

“And this, too, is America.”

July 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Of letters delivered later.

“It remains remarkable to me that while I’m trying to make you a more complete individual you are doing the same for me.”

June 18, 2019 · 1 Comment