My Teenage Anxieties As Prophecy

In 2001, I started writing a story spun out of my queer anxieties. In 2016, I tried to rewrite it, In 2017, I feel obligated to do so.

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Originality, Intertextuality, and the Commercialization of the Idea

That we live in a commercial culture cannot be refuted. We define no small part of our individual identities through a low-key form of conspicuous consumption, we draw figurative battle lines to defend specific brands of beer or clothing or video game consoles from perceived criticism and competitors. We do the same with stories and characters, … Continue reading Originality, Intertextuality, and the Commercialization of the Idea