10. Outro

Not much of a talker, I often need to be reminded that writing, however solitary it may seem, is also an act of communication. I think of that every time I hear Kendrick Lamar call himself an “anti-social extrovert” on DNA. Not that I would dare to compare myself to Kendrick in any way, but—you know what I mean. And what a beautiful phrase that actually is:

“you know what I mean.”

 

In loving memory of A.N., who always knew what I meant