Tag: sex

sex

Prurient Interest

I wonder how much damage this concept has done in society? If we accept the common association between sex and all kinds of emotional disorders, then that means that one of two things is true: either that sex itself and the interest in it gives rise to various psychological disorders, or that society’s stigma of …

writing

Weird Endings

I feel like so much of what I read and write these days comes with unsatisfying endings.  Not that unsatisfying endings are bad, but they’re best when they inspire further thought and interpretation, not just a downer. I ended Jeopardy on a interpretive note.  I hadn’t originally intended to include the scene in the “afterlife”.  It …

writing

Dark Humour

I love dark humour. Stuff that goes beyond just juvenile fart jokes (though no opposition to that if it’s done well), into the realm of truly disturbed, is right in my wheelhouse.  I’ve always been someone who doesn’t really care where the boundaries are in society, and dark humour has always helped with that. Of …

presence

Immersion

Life is lived in immersion, not distraction. Whether it’s the crushing angst of the loss of a close friend or family member, or the joyous high of peak creation, all the biggest moments of our lives, the ones that make life what it really is, are immersive. Think sitting around a pool with a couple …