Creative Control

Miscellaneous Mental Musings of an Emerging Artist

The size of a lie.

On the distance from ridiculous to dangerous.

January 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

In summary, in brief.

Try as I might, it seems impossible to miss anything.

December 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Body language.

Portraits of decorum in the event of a political funeral.

December 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Unconfirmed bias.

The temptation for turnabout.

November 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

This wretched, wretched Rubicon.

On the lines crossed by others and the lines we cross in response.

November 26, 2018 · Leave a comment


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 TAKING.

November 21, 2018 · 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