Creative Non-fiction, On Writing, Opinion / Editorial

If Storytellers Wrote the News — (The Nepal Earthquake, and Why the News is So Forgettable)

It’s amazing to me how quickly we move on in the world when it comes to tragedies. The earthquake in Nepal was horrendous. Over a week after, they were still finding people buried under rubble. Yet, within a day or two after the event I mostly stopped hearing about it. A couple years ago I… Continue reading If Storytellers Wrote the News — (The Nepal Earthquake, and Why the News is So Forgettable)