Thank you, Zulie, for posting this. As a non-consumer of social media--I know I'll have to change that soon, since writers need multiple platforms--I was unaware of the phenomena you document here.

Teaching Intro to Creative Writing in Arkansas, mostly to freshmen women, I am regularly surprised and impressed with the insights offered by young individuals of limited experience in the world.

This is the generation that is going to rescue human civilization from the shitshow it has become at the hands of people who look like me. Damn straight they need to start by asking questions.

Retired psychologist, wordsmith, teacher, MFA candidate. Buy me coffee:

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