sick of these straight boys.
sitcom idea: jerry herman and stephen sondheim as roommates
and ALW as the kooky neighbor
and JRB as the ex who never gave back his key to the apartment
i will write this i swear.
"Writing began with the effort to record speech. All writing is an attempt to fix intangibles - thought, speech, what the eye observes - fixed on clay tablets, in stone, on paper. Writers capture. We playwrights on the other hand write or rather “wright” to set these free again. Not inscribing, not de-scribing but … ex-scribing (?) … “W-R-I-G-H-T,” that archaism, because it’s something earlier we do, cruder, something one does with one’s mitts, one’s paws. To claw words up … !"
from Tony Kushner’s Reverse Transcription.