Why does the internet seem so filled with angst while the real world people you know are much less so? I have a hypothesis in a new blog post
few years ago started talking darkly about late republic & finding a good patron in social wars to come. some ppl who were disturbed now agree. "On the Angst of American Journalists" good analysis. but think the middle-class feels precarious too
This post by helped me understand why certain social bubbles are dissatisfied with the current “system” while other bubbles aren’t. I think my argument about narrative collapses still holds up in spite of that.
Recent piece by hit the spot on economic prospects for writers: It's bad enough as it is, even without assuming any additional risk, so it makes sense to expect part-time or occasional writers with other full-time gigs to be bolder.