Creative Control

Miscellaneous Mental Musings of an Emerging Artist

Author Archives: bilaldardai

This Side of the Force.

“…so they do what they can to lose as little ground as possible and salt the earth of the ground they surrender.”

October 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

Fictional Family Fan Fiction.

A once-unfinished idea about two men with the same last name.

October 21, 2020 · 1 Comment

Petulance and Obscurity.

Yet another in a series of tantrums.

October 8, 2020 · Leave a comment

Utilities.

“Every group of voters he loses is a group of voters he cannot afford to lose.”

September 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

Moral dilemmas and pole positions.

“At home, the plumber’s grandson meditates on the four-word instruction of the shell.”

August 15, 2020 · Leave a comment

Dangerous assumptions.

“The problem is not bad apples, but bad orchards.”

August 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

Weasel words.

“Once learned, such truths cannot be unlearned, they can only be stubbornly denied.”

July 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

Red String.

“…on yet another level I am horrified by the tension that comes with seeing one too many coincidences; having read and remembered one too many familiar stories.”

July 20, 2020 · Leave a comment

An architectural allegory.

“Consider a home that should have been condemned years ago; a home that should never have been built in the first place.”

June 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

Questionable choices and dictionary definitions.

“I come back to this quote now and again — not verbatim, just the operative tones and phrases of it.”

April 27, 2020 · Leave a comment