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A Quiet Voice in a Lonely Room

Writing is like whispering. A breath of an idea swirls; we release it in a wisp of language too soft to hear, too delicate to survive the literal world’s breezes. No matter the subject or genre, written words represent the triumph of optimism over common sense in almost the same way that prayer does. To true believers, the secret chapelĀ  of pages in a drawer feels just as holy as the colossal cathedral of the blockbuster bestseller. Continue reading →