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[Feb. 5th, 2010|10:39 pm]
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Coming soon to teh intarwebz: Metaphor Traci!

You will quickly learn two things about me:

1)I can't draw
2)I can't write

Also I'm not sure where on the internet to put her. (LJ, Blogspot, somewhere else?) Basically last night at Crosswinds I was thinking (oh snap!) and I wanted to write my thoughts down but I couldn't think of words so I drew a picture instead. And today I tried to make a writeup about what the picture meant. And I realized I should do this more often because it really, really helped. As I was drawing the picture I examined how I was depicting myself and realized that, while not grossly inaccurate*, the depiction had some interesting traits, and I felt like I was creating a character. And since, for example, this particular picture involves the metaphor of breaking out of a box, I named her Metaphor Traci. And decided I wanted to keep doing this :)

*Of course it's grossly inaccurate, it's a stick person. =P
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