T.C. Gunter
Aspiring writer and forever student. He/Him. Follow me on Twitter twitter.com/tcgunterwriter

Well, that just happened — three years ago.

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“It’s painful at the top” photo by T.C. Gunter


We must demand mental health screening for our highest level politicians immediately. Our future depends on it

A policeman, soldier, and politician in a therpist’s office
A policeman, soldier, and politician in a therpist’s office
“The Waiting Room” by T.C. Gunter


How to write so your readers’ eyes glide across your work and they walk away with the message you intended

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Photo by @felipepelaquim on Unsplash


Marcus Aurelius used to be my hero, but hero-worship distorted my reasoning.

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Photo by Muhd Asyraaf on Unsplash


The pandemic stifles every sense of normalcy in the most profound ways.

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Photo by Arseny Togulev on Unsplash


Movie quotes are like writing prompts

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Photo by Jake Hills on Unsplash

1. Soldier, 1998

“Colonel, my daddy always said, when you want to insert a nail into a piece of wood, you don’t do anything fancy or glamorous. You just take the…


Everything has a story, but is it worth reading about? It surprised me to find the answer.

Moche Culture Pottery — Bean Warriors
Moche Culture Pottery — Bean Warriors
Vessel Depicting the Assault of Bean Warriors — Image Courtesy of The Art Institute of Chicago


A Writer’s War Against the Darkness

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Photo by Simon Wijers on Unsplash


It’s Not Always Abandonment, but It Always Feels like It.

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Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash


What’s Really Important in a Supreme Court Nominee?

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Photo by Claire Anderson on Unsplash

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