[Night Bazaar] The Luxury of War

Today at The Night Bazaar,  I’m considering the way in which my obsession with writing about war reflects my own internal neuroses, and how that is reflected in the tragedies of war in the real world — especially the “collateral damage” visited on civilians, child soldiers and other draftees, civilian infrastructure, politics…

If war is the canvas on which “military adventure” writers like me paint our anxieties, then there’s a far more important truth underlying that fact. War is the canvas on which economic criminals paint their most shameless crimes.

Read the rest of this post at Night Bazaar.

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