You’ve stumbled onto a blog about writing, but not just about writing. The Back Pages is about exploring what makes something greater than the sum of its parts. It’s about the things in the corners that are hard to define, the ones that sneak up behind you when you’re not looking and rip you to shreds. So, relax, enjoy.
Part of the trouble with engaging in a creative pursuit is that most of the people around you will probably not be able to understand engaging in something that is inherently fraught with difficulty in every imaginable way. Just one of the smaller difficulties within said difficulty is the difference in the time scale on … More Time