“words are not …… facts or things: we need therefore to prise them off the world, to hold them apart from and against it, so that we can realise their inadequacies and arbitrariness, and can relook at the world without blinkers”– John Austin
What if words are all you have? What if the world consists only of words– the world you create with your words? Lies or fiction, whatever you call it, for a writer, words are the only path to facts and things, to create conflict and confusion and resolve them, to birth characters and send them to oblivion.
What do words mean to you? How do you relate them to your world?