Exposure

There is a kind of exposure that we are taught to aspire to and accept as superior. The exposure that comes with knowing and understanding the evil nature of man and his equally terrible intentions towards you. The exposure that says life is evil and you have to suffer a while before you attain a…

How to Guard Against Writing Anxiety and Likeability

This is a sequel to my last post: Writing Anxiety and Likeability. If you haven’t read it, please do. It will provide context and a sort of perspective for this post. Here are some tips to help you guard against writing anxiety and likeability 1. Locate your writing voiceWhen you read Chimamanda Ngozi-Adichie’s writings, what…