In other words, though our memories and fantasies are more silhouettes of sensations than sensations themselves, past, present, and future all look more or less the same.
People have been singing to each other since approximately Forever B.C.E., and I think there’s a reason.
It’s a road trip to New York and it’s eating cookie dough until you’re sick. It’s a rejection email from a job you don’t remember applying for and it’s winning free fries for a year.
What is it like to have your life swallowed up in someone else’s epic?
Here’s the thing: I don’t know what a goatsphynx is, but I’m starting to believe it may not be as scary as it sounds.
Mana, spell slots, pocket monsters, and midnight showings are all these worlds ever need.
I’ve kept revisiting the fact of Jes’s sickness, worrying it as I would a loose tooth, over and over again, in one essay after another.
I find myself erasing paragraphs from my drafts in which I apologize for writing it at all.
Discovering each new piece of her was a treasure only surpassed by the next discovery. It did not take too long before she agreed to make our relationship official.
While the myth of the lone genius is dangerous for the successful artist, it is absolutely cruel to the aspiring artist.