Ask Baba Yaga: What Do People See In My Boredom?
Transcript after the jump.
Dear Baba Yaga,
People sometimes tell me I look upset when I’m really just bored. Do they see something in me that I am blind to?
Boredom is like the rot in a wet stump-top: the rain, gathering in that little well, makes possible the decay the cells are given to. ,What is it in you that makes you stagnate so easily? ; Stir the dead water & watch deep.
Previously: How Can I Feel My Feelings?
Taisia Kitaiskaia is a poet, writer, and Michener Center for Writers fellow. She’s taking questions on behalf of Baba Yaga at AskBabaYaga@gmail.com.