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Title: sh*t happens
Words: The ad read
Genre: Comedy (also myth if that was a genre)

Extra extra bonus points.. my animal is a dove! 
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Originally posted by Renate Renate wrote:

Title: sh*t happens
Words: The ad read
Genre: Comedy (also myth if that was a genre)

Extra extra bonus points.. my animal is a dove! 

I’m intrigued! 
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Title: On wings and prayers
Genre: Spec-Fic/Dystopian
First three words: “Die Free!” The...

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Originally posted by kristina_f kristina_f wrote:

Originally posted by Draiglas Draiglas wrote:

It ... triggers a majority of the content warnings. I think it's easier to list the ones I won't need to warn about though some are by implication rather than express. I'm actually wondering if I will hit a record for most crammed into 250 words.

I promise I will read your content warnings like the side effect warnings at then end of drug commercials.

Yes... hello spirit animal! I understand content warnings, but it also feels like it creates watered- down writing, where people are afraid to hold up a mirror to the world as it actually is.

It writing is palatable, it will probably not make you feel anything. And therefore, why do we bother to write?  

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Originally posted by Delilah Doe Delilah Doe wrote:

Originally posted by kristina_f kristina_f wrote:

Originally posted by Draiglas Draiglas wrote:

It ... triggers a majority of the content warnings. I think it's easier to list the ones I won't need to warn about though some are by implication rather than express. I'm actually wondering if I will hit a record for most crammed into 250 words.

I promise I will read your content warnings like the side effect warnings at then end of drug commercials.

Yes... hello spirit animal! I understand content warnings, but it also feels like it creates watered- down writing, where people are afraid to hold up a mirror to the world as it actually is.

It writing is palatable, it will probably not make you feel anything. And therefore, why do we bother to write?  

Lila

It just tells people what's coming up so they can decide if that's what they want to engage with. I don't understand why it would discourage people from saying what they want to say or writing how they want to write. 


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