Impractical Applications (A Half-Conversation Examined)

Earlier this week, I held forth on half-conversations, a form of partially narrated conversation in which the perspective only encompasses one side of the conversation. I rather enjoy the things, and have found several occasions on which to play with them.
One of the easiest cases for me was in a game I was playing in. [...]

Half a Conversation

One of the fun things about conversations is that giving an audience part of one can imply the rest. I’ve already discussed some of these partial conversations before, in the form of the wordless conversation and the sound-only conversation. But there’s another kind, this one a literal half-conversation, and this is one you’ve all had [...]