21 7 / 2014
20 7 / 2014
"Little girl, a memory without blot or contamination must be an exquisite treasure — an inexhaustible source of refreshment: is it not?"
25 6 / 2014
"We read to know we’re not alone. We read because we are alone. We read and we are not alone. We are not alone."
28 5 / 2014
"The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart."
via Gradient Lair
08 5 / 2014
"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go."
A toast to Bagshaw: NYU’s newest (and prettiest) (and wittiest) graduate. I am so fucking proud of you.
06 5 / 2014
"He said that if culture is a house, then language was the key to the front door; to all the rooms inside. Without it, he said, you ended up wayward, without a proper home or a legitimate identity."