Influences (or Why I Write the Way I Do)

Natalie Goldberg (free-flowing writing)
Clarissa Pinkola Estes (wild woman writing)
Jane Hutchison (direct-to-the-point writing)
Ernest Hemingway (simple words writing)

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Short-Term Memory on Things Political

import substitution, export-led industrialization. crony capitalism. i have read them all before. but have been forgotten.  the many treasure chests in my mind have buried them, deep deep down and it's taking a while to plumb the depths. i must have known all these by heart but have forgotten and now at 40, i'm not only struggling to remember and understand, but to also retain.

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