words/phrases searched: bedlam, “hope springs eternal in the human breast”, “know from”, doxy, satyr
from the wikipedia article on bedlam:
They called me mad, and I called them mad, and damn them, they outvoted me. – Nathaniel Lee
reworked possible new prologue which, if nothing else, has gone a long way towards refining the backstory for myself. fighting my own tendencies towards preciousness and playing it close.
i have this urge to dump all the quote marks and replace them with em-dashes (modernist yumminess). i hear em-dash dialogue differently in my head, i think it makes me write fuller prose. or maybe it’s just the aftereffects of polishing clotho?
this kind of thing scares me:
after paris, the next big project will be a lot of copyright registration.