Among the worst things about The Slap is how it has fed self-righteousness in all but the two participants, and they already had it or
Pig is revelation. Revealing is when what’s here is hidden then seen. It’s really many individual ones, though widely considered they’re the same, and all
There’s an unfortunate instructor-y thing where the guy on stage [I’ve found it’s usually a male doing this] asks a question he already knows the
You’d think a guy’d remember if it was the first time he’d seen a body but I didn’t not at first. [Hadda chance to graduate
Was going to write on Walter White and Michael Corleone. But someone already did.
Once after one of my MFA professors had said the work we were reading was neither good nor original, the student who’d produced the pages
I’ve had many exchanges over the years where my statement about something was taken as surprise at the event rather than what it was —