I think in voice, you think in text?

In my head, there’s a voice. It’s mine, and that’s how I think.

Different people think differently. Like in different languages. My mum thinks in Korean, myself in English.

But I didn’t realise just how differently people could think.

I mean, there are people who think in TEXT!

Scrolling right-left like the news ticker, upwards like the iconic Star Wars crawl, or coming together like in Word.

They have fonts. Helvetica, Comic Sans, Times New Roman.

And colours. And font sizes!?

Mind freaking blown. Amazing.

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Scene-building in the mind

I daydream scenes, and oftentimes try to put them into words. It’s hard. Prose is hard.

Here’s a smattering of random words that have stuck with me these couple of weeks.

  • “Hello, talentless”, murmuring as I gazed into the mirror.

I was feeling pretty low when this line stuck in my mind.

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