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Is boredom a precursor to creativity, or a state to be avoided? What about when a child comes to their parents and says I am bored” as if it is a problem.

Through desire, the child discovers his solitude and through solitude his desire. —On Kissing, Tickling and Being Bored, Adam Phillips


This week’s prompt: who bores you?


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