Rants

What do I really think?

This is where I rant and vent about my thoughts on writing, be it the frustrations with the craft, business, or simply what I like and don’t like about books in general.

Think of this as the drink after work where we complain about the boss… though I guess the boss is us.

Story Rant Part 2: What does all this mean?

According to one of the many Oxford dictionaries, an allegory is “A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one.” The key phrase in this definition is “a hidden meaning,” which means that there is one meaning to glean from the “story, poem, or picture…” While a metaphor is, “a figure of speech in which a word or phrase literally denoting one kind of object or idea is used in place of another to suggest a likeness or analogy between them… figurative language,” according to Merriam-Webster.

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