Daily Archives: October 23, 2013

In Media Res

According to Aristotle, a work of literature should begin in the middle of things (in media res). By beginning in the middle of things, the reader is treated to a story in progress that can organically develop through rising action, … Continue reading

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A Cenotaph Of Fog

For a variety of reasons, I have long been fond of the music of Keane. One of their songs, called “Black Burning Heart” taught me a word that I had not known before, and I am always pleased when I … Continue reading

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