Tag: silence

I Want to Reply, But I Don’t Want to Squabble: On Avoiding Online Fights

I see what you said, and it is unacceptable. It threatens my worldview. It breaks apart the extended community as if we are rope unspun into threads, twisted between careless fingers, returned to bits of dry grass. I might have to make a comment….

Writing the negative space

When we set out to draw an object, we usually imagine the object in the foreground of the picture, draw its outline, and fill it in. This is a representation of “positive space.” It is also possible to represent an object in “negative space”…