Posts Tagged: The Angel of Losses

Books Aren’t Born


For Electric Literature, Stephanie Feldman challenges the cliché that “a book is the author’s baby”: Using writing as a metaphor for birth, or birth as a metaphor for writing, belittles each: the raw, nerve-shattering physical labor of one, and the years of mental labor and fortitude of the other. It also obscures how these different types […]


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