Excerpt from Letters From A Young Poet:
We are so used to creating characters or writing scenarios, calling it like we see it, that this conditioned honesty can often come back to bite us.
I used to think that was perhaps the best writing and never believed my instructor’s when they spoke about the importance of psychic distance. Sure it made sense mentally and intellectually but emotionally it didn’t feel right. It is only now that it makes sense – the process of processing.
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