Posts by Justin Craig

Justin Craig

Justin Craig

Justin's philosophy is that it is a writer’s job is to strive for timeless meanings recapitulated. Language is dynamic and must evoke, as well as simply tell. The reader has an endless reservoir of experience, personal and collective, to dip into to render those words lyrical and arresting, nuanced and shape-shifting. The author does not own the work or the insight.


Bringing the mythic into the literal world

Stories, Writing June 16, 2017

I can’t do this anymore. I don’t know about you, but I have uttered this refrain many times, often on the…

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Dark side of the moon

Depression, Transcendence June 22, 2015

I used to call my humble temporary abode, a lung-busting climb above Cusco, Peru, The Cave. Notwithstanding that the real…

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