Creative Control

Miscellaneous Mental Musings of an Emerging Artist

Category Archives: Society

Dangerous assumptions.

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

August 7, 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

Optical illusions.

On a criminal president’s celebration of criminal justice reform.

February 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

Material witness.

An illustrative example on the questions of hearsay and firsthand accounts.

November 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Threat levels.

“It seems that nothing about your festering, homicidal temperament will set off any alarms worth hearing.”

February 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Penalty Area.

“I would ask what kind of nation we are.”

February 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Flight of the Spiteful Strigiform.

“The Owl thought no one type of human was any better than another. All of them, after all, were inferior.”

February 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

What is owed and what is deserved.

About the forthcoming attempt to downplay the effects of this meaningless political exercise.

January 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Inflicted.

On the space where basic bigotry meets combat readiness.

January 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

The size of a lie.

On the distance from ridiculous to dangerous.

January 11, 2019 · Leave a comment