Honesty is paramount.
Without honesty we navigate this world
Frav Writes is a project – a quiet wish – that through unwavering authenticity and an inclusive perspective we can rebuild our faith in writing and writers. It comes as a response to the growing insincerity and fecklessness present in throw-away media.
TW: Suicide, grief. Nearly three years ago my brother took his own life after a period of depression. What follows is a true narrative. 9th May 2017 1:17pm. I was sat in my bedroom, the room that used to be yours before you went to university and discovered a bigger world. I looked out of… Read More Safe As Houses
So, you’re locked inside for at least two weeks and you’ve started to get the itch. The relentless full body boredom that urges you to go outside and seek further stimulation. We all have different hobbies and interests so I’m not here to tell you how to entertain yourself because, ultimately, you’re the expert in… Read More Surviving Yourself: Managing Self-Isolation
At the very beginning of his book Paratexts: Thresholds of Interpretation (1987), Gerard Genette provides the simple definition ‘A literary work consists, entirely or essentially, of a text, defined (very minimally) as a more or less long sequence of verbal statements that are more or less endowed with significance.’ In isolation, and within the context of his work,… Read More TEXT ART: Intersections of Meaning