Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow

'Good-night, good-night! parting is such sweet sorrow That I shall say good-night till it be morrow.' Romeo and Juliet. Act 2, Scene 2, Line 176 1595. Shakespeare, W. Not wanting to say goodbye, farewell, or adieu: you linger. Never mind having read the book from cover to cover. And never mind knowing what happens: still…

Which Hat?

Which hat shall I wear today? There's the writer's hat where words are supposed to flow into a stream of sentences. There's the editor's hat where the writer's work is dispassionately viewed and critiqued. There's the reader's hat where the writer reads other writers' work. There's the observer's hat where the writer uses their five…