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Chip Howell
Artist | Literature
United States
I am a writer. I love words and the relationships between them. Language seduces me and I love the smell of books, I love the feel of words as I shape images with them, and allow them--in turn--to shape me.

Sometimes, I take pictures.
I've just finished a story involving a guy named Tómáš, and I'm feeling the urge to explore something else set within an alien world.  I love science fiction and I love fantasy just as much, but I'm not really in the mood to write a story within one of those venerable genres.  I love sf and fantasy, but my urge, based on the life of Tómáš, is to explore a different sort of alien...the ultimate other...a human being whose history doesn't follow the western paradigm.  In the hopes of uncovering something, I found myself listening to music.  I found something that I want to share, something that I can understand, despite the fact that I don't understand the words.  Music is a universal human thing, and it's also a the easiest way in which we can glimpse the alien; I've found something alien, and I'd love to share it.  This is what I've heard.  This is what I've fallen in love with.  For now, at least.  I don't understand a word of it, but yet I feel as if I understand it completely, in a wordless sort of way.  This is it.  Click.  Listen.  Enjoy.  It stops abruptly, but perhaps, this is an aspect of its charm.  Here is its:



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Vegetabelle Featured By Owner May 19, 2015  Student General Artist
Thanks for the watch!
Softyrider62 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2014   Digital Artist
Thank you very much for watching me.
JParadoxx Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you for the favorite and feedback! :)
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tramlaw Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2014
Thanks for watching!!
LadyBrookeCelebwen Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the watch! :D
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Chipchinka Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2014   Writer
I get to these things so late!  I'm glad I joined this group and I'm already feeling inspired to write a whole lot of new stuff...just as soon as I finish drinking Dr. Pepper and stuffing my mouth with potato chips.
fogke Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2014  Student Artist
thank you a lot ! :)
Chipchinka Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2014   Writer
You are welcome, of course!
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