Zee Spencer

Talking is Hard

I am an external thinker.

When I write, I feel the words.

I touch them.

Once I see them, I know they are not the words I want

So I reshape them.

When I talk, whatever comes out is out.

No editing. No revising.

Never the words I want.


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