“Why don’t you see a dermatologist? That looks like a fungal growth.”

“It will disappear. I’m writing a lot these days.”

“How is it related to writing?”

“These are stories that could not escape my lips. I’m fictionalizing characters, and banging them on the keyboard …”

“How about seeing a shrink, or the priest in the confession box?”

“Writing is a better outlet. It does not impose an alien viewpoint on me. Though I would like the characters to speak, and tell me their perspectives.”

“How can they, when you wield the keyboard?”

“They’re acquiring a life of their own.”

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