A clipart image of three differently-colored concentric outlines of a face.

A large white exclamation point inside a two-tone orange circle with a brown border.

An open jagged-toothed metal jaw trap, lying in wait to be activated and clamp shut around its future prey.

And thank God for that. Their anger might save us all.

I prefer “why do you use that word?”

(along with my struggle not to own what doesn’t belong to me)

Young smiling fair-skinned boy in summer clothing with his hands in the jets of a portable lawn sprinkler
Me circa 1989, playing with a portable lawn sprinkler in my grandparents’ yard

Mitch Lewis

Linguist. Interpreter. Amateur musician. Queer and neurodivergent.

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