A Book is only the Heart’s Portrait- every Page a Pulse.– Emily Dickinson
Isn’t that the way it goes? Wildness enters your life and asks that...– Tony Hoagland, The Wild
If all the world’s a stage, I want to operate the trap door.– Paul Beatty
The film industry has forever ruined love for me.
I Can't Wait to Spawn
daniiiii: i’m glad i don’t have to post here. “Today, my 5 year old nephew showed me green martians he’d made with his new Play Doh set. I smiled and said, “Wow! Now, how about some blue martians!” He looked at me and replied, “How about some blue shut the fuck up!”. FML
I always expect some new breed of fish swimming in subway water.
The guy who made my sandwich at Subway drew a rose all over the veggies with mustard…only he had to tell me that’s what he drew. It was, apparently, my valentine.
Dear Valentine's Day
The only valentines I ever got were in grade school…because everyone had to give them out to everyone else. Not going to happen this year, my friend. I have commissioned this guy to make me a valentine since he so generously sent the offer out into the wide world of the internet. My valentine will consist of velociraptors and cupcakes. That’s right, Valentines Day, CUPCAKES! Oh and...
I think I’ve had as much as I can handle of the Dogon circumcision ceremony.
You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.– Ray Bradbury
War is just us making little pieces of metal pass through each other.– Kevin C. Powers
Really, what’s worse than walking through a cloud of an ex-lover’s cologne?
Earthquakes and Landslides
I have a new girl crush! Coffee counter girl at BPC. She’s an Aussie with white hair and the cutest lip piercings. We chatted for not-long-enough, exchanged names. I want to go back every day just to grin at her from behind a book of poems. I want her to be my new best friend.
What's happening to me?
I can’t seem to keep my eyes open. I have the feeling that if I didn’t have class tonight, I could probably sleep for 24 hours straight. At LEAST. I have an hour left to read 100 pages of Cavafy and then have to show up to class looking like a nap.
One of my new favorite bars.