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“Imperfection is the language of art” (and what lays behind all good writing)

— Paul Theroux, ‘Hotel Honolulu’

In my own experience, some of the best storytellers have not been people who call themselves writers or artists — and all the snooty connotations that goes along with those labels — no, the best storytellers I have known were normal, everyday people telling interesting stories from normal, everyday events.