Tag Archives: allegory

Timeless, time-bound.

The political genres are allegory and myth, historical and science fiction.

We’re swimming in the same fishbowl.

Unlike most of us, you can see the water. Why can’t you taste all the shit in it?

Plato’s allegory.

How can you tell you have escaped the cave? When you dwell differently within it.

Allegory of “The Quiet Place.”

You think silence means survival. It doesn’t. You need to know when and how to make a sound.

Allegory of another man’s shoes.

My neighbor left his shoes out and I couldn’t help myself. I took a stroll around the block in them before returning home… to wash my feet.

Horror movie wisdom.

Literal death stands for social death. You’re dead if you stay in the house or go into the woods alone.