Art has a safe space


But it may as well be called “creative purgatory.”

As much as it pains me to admit it, there are words that “trigger” me. I don’t mean that in the PTSD way, but in the Tumblr “oh my God, did you assume where I stand on the whole Chris and Anna thing” sort of way. Those words are “safe space,” when used in conjunction with “writing.”

You could substitute any creative effort in place of writing, and my reaction would still be, “No. Jesus, no.” Continue reading