When words are cheap

  1. The internet fools us into thinking that words are cheap. Fifty pesos for a hundred words? What a bargain!
  2. A mass of letters could come cheap. Ideas, the ones that percolate…the ones that stain our walls, the ones that are rest on our foreheads as we sleep, ideas that bother, enthrall, and enrage — these ideas have no price.
  3. Ideas make words weapons. Word-wielders carry murderous instruments…at the tips of their fingers and in their furrowed brows.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s