Posts by Craig Daniels

Try Something That Hasn’t Been Tried Before

try something that hasn't been tried before

  “I must say that I get impatient with fiction that doesn’t try something that hasn’t been tried before, preferably with the medium itself.” J. M. Coetzee   Try something you’ve never thought before? Try something couched in fear, lingering deep in your mind? Try something no one has tried before? Can you feel it,…

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The Cure For Boredom Is?

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"The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity." Dorthy Parker A light turned on when I least expected it. I'd been sitting with my feet up on my desk staring at a poster on the wall. The poster a hand written map with three simple words, What, Why and How starred…

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If Curiosity Killed The Cat, What Happened Next?

“If curiosity killed the cat, it was satisfaction that brought it back.” Holly Black Imagine for a moment, if you will, carrying around a terrible weight expanding within your mind, grinding upon your shoulders and quite possibly burning ferociously within your soul. The weight is comprised not of traditional molecules that make up the things…

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Certainty Is Absurd And Curiosity Is The Cure

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“Doubt is not a Pleasant condition, but certainty is Absurd.” Voltaire Most people I’ve come in contact with spend their lives searching for certainty, but if you spend a bit of time thinking about it you’ll soon see that certainty is absurd. The whole notion that we can be certain about anything is the number…

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