The Devil Inside And The Devil Who Holds

  While translating a clinical survey the other day (on the subject of schizophrenic hallucinations and delusions) and I learned that, evidently, in the German language the devil would sit inside a person, at least, grammatically.  The word for "possession" in this sense is Besessenheit - and the verb is besessen, which is also a form of … Continue reading The Devil Inside And The Devil Who Holds

Wander and Wonder

For the most part, I failed at being a corporate employee.  There was no overwhelming success for me, no raises in 10 years, and I found myself relegated to a specific identity by many of the middle management viceroys whose heads and hearts are swelled with the bit of power they have been delegated.