Pathetic fallacy: the attribution of human feelings and responses to inanimate things. In film and literature this can be witnessed as the portrayal of the character’s emotions in the weather and their surroundings. It rains on the day of his beloved’s funeral. The sun shines when our characters finally achieve happiness. The chaos of the … More Entry: Pathetic Fallacy Rewired
If there is anything I’ve learned since moving to Dallas is that when it rains, it pours and I do mean that literally. March 07, 2017: The day we finished packing up our TWO moving vans, walked through our house one last time (an empty house is so echo-y,) locked our front door for the … More Two months down.
I came across the book Century Girl. I wanted it for my coffee table, but five dollars seemed like a careless expense. I held it under my arm, I put it back. Besides, I don’t own a coffee table. Technically I don’t possess a living room or apartment that usually go with such a thing. I … More Entry: Warm light and house plants.
March 2nd, 2017 Writing jams: Etta James Hi, guys. Missed my deadline with this one. It feels odd to break the flow of all the somber imagery of my previous posts. I thought the first week in California would have me spilling out pages worth of profound thoughts and feelings. Of moving away from home … More Entry: The one where she can’t think of a title.
February 20th, 2017 Writing jams: Grace FMA, Lauryn Hill, Ed Sheeran Hey there, it’s Tina. I managed to get this post done on time. Even though I have to deal with paperwork, packing, cleaning, and the general low key panic that I’m moving in a few days… I have forfeit my title as Queen of … More Entry: Those Long Drives, Those Early Flights
February 14th, 2017 There are two stages of my creative process. The first. Exploring. Going out. I have to taste new adventures and collect fragments of other’s humanity. Find out their pursuits and inner most thoughts. Understand how it impacts others. Understand my own feelings when interacting with the world. The second. Detachment. I lock … More Entry: The Beginning.
FORWARD: This post is acting as my journal for the entirety of 2016, so enjoy this massive brain dump of everything that happened. Feel free to read it or not. This year has been one the strangest years of my life.This year was a year of struggle. This was a year of doubt, of depression, … More Twenty-sixteen: that’s a wrap