When I was in high school, I had more than one teacher tell me I should take debate. I declined on the grounds that I wasn't interested in that kind of structured context where the winner wasn't decided on the grounds of who was more correct or compelling. To this day, though I have come … Continue reading It’s Debatable.
I struggle with being quiet. When I'm in a position where I have something important to say, especially when I disagree with what is going on, and I feel like I've not been allowed to say what needs to be said, I spend a lot of time afterwards obsessing over what I should have said and … Continue reading Enjoy the Silence?