• It was British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic and political activist — and, not insignificantly, Nobel laureate — Bertrand Russell who made the following sage observation: “The
Sketched on a page, the Should Monster takes shape. Its voice very familiar. The ugly, damaging messages are well known. But I’ve never thought of what it looks like. Prickly, dark, and angry are words that describe its form. I’ve housed this monster all of my life.