Did you know the girl used to refer to both sexes? Or that awful meant even more awesome than awesome (some awe vs. full of awe)? Your brain in a choke hold right now? You can thank semantic drift.
Mindhunter’s essential premise: how far do we pursue our curiosity into the mind of a ‘monster’ without discovering a piece of ourselves?
Idea generation (inspiration) can be the most challenging part of writing. Maybe it’s just all the technology in the air, numbing us to real, human experiences, or maybe we’re too critical of ourselves. So here are three ways to get over yourself so that the creative cup may over-poureth.
Living in a lack of want
Every part of you is perfect —
The gods are smiling
But the electricity is gone
All around is sand —
Strangled by the hourglass
We make our way down
As time makes us
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Where is my little life
Below in the great valley
I looked for a home
Never returning anywhere
They all went out to discover
So discover; that they did
Milky way reflected in a dust floor
Must be why its lost some luster
Logan’s central question is not which bad guy Logan has to take down, but instead: what is Logan reckoning with? What is the nature of his suffering?”
Are you, or a character you’re working on, figuring out what a fair sum for the piper is? And are you or they prepared to pay it?