David Foster Wallace was like, Art must be sincere! We must use every tool in the linguistic toolbox to cut through sentiment and dishonest cliche and build fresh ways to reveal the power and reality of unironized emotion.
And Mister Rogers was like, Basically the same thing, but without any shame or pretense or fear of sincerity.
The spring teas have come and gone! I’ve gotten very behind on my tea reviews due to my doctoral project exam, so the next few reviews will wrap up the last of the spring collection and some monthly teas. But I got the summer teas yesterday, and they smell divine! I promise I’ll get to them eventually. I’m brewing up some Tropicalia iced tea just now! See my previous review for Tropicalia here.