Creative Control

Miscellaneous Mental Musings of an Emerging Artist

Category Archives: Eulogy


On my mental state, amid the state of the pandemic.

August 22, 2021 · Leave a comment

Endangered species.

On Republicans who would be ashamed, and Republicans who should be but aren’t.

November 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

A place where no fireworks explode.

Goodbye, girl.

April 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

“Letting the days go by.”

A memory of the power present in Jonathan Demme’s work.

April 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Points of contention.

In case you’re wondering how I feel about it.

December 12, 2016 · 1 Comment

The cowardice of one’s convictions.

How you might be remembered by those who merely saw you as useful.

September 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Untimely death of an artist.

Brief thoughts on the passing of Darwyn Cooke.

May 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Washed ashore.

As we stand aside and watch them drown.

September 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

“F*** it.”

Thoughts on the end of a Chicago institution.

August 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

The view of Pluto.

Revisiting an elegy for an astronomer.

July 14, 2015 · Leave a comment