Tag Archives: Thomas Van Essen

In Which I Finally Get to Use the Word “Ekphrasis”

You know those words, writers… the ones you hoard until the moment you can use one in all seriousness, without being pretentious or looking like a painful poser. Higher education is good for that kind of thing, and Scrabble, but not much in between. So it is with great joy that I announce my successful, […]