|—||William H. Gass On Being Blue (chapter 2 page 17)|
this was the only thing i found out about during my time at NYCC that genuinely excited me
Archive post #18. Another lesser known favorite of mine. I think it is an excellent cone.
|—||Lydia Millet, from Magnificence (thanks, wwnorton)|
Mantis shrimp have divided into two distinct groups based on weaponry.
Smashers have developed hard clubs that they use to crack open hard-shelled prey, while Spearers have long and sharp spines at the tip of their claws for spearing their prey. Both use their weapons with lightning speed, showing that their nickname, “thumb splitters”, is well-earned.
The last time I checked Welcome To Night Vale was the #1 ranked podcast. Now it’s #20. Did people just get tired of it?
You seem to trust image and metaphor and let metaphor do a lot of
work. But in a footnote in Nothing, you wrote, “There’s no such thing
I have a good buddy and we get in this metaphor argument all the
time. Metaphor seems like an orchestration to me. When I say that