i picture you leaving your coat on the hood. wallet and keys. the crisp envelope. we all know what it’s like to imagine the thing— how glaring and suddenly close the tools are if you need them: a stoplight, a prescription. a few feet of rope. or that joke of a pistol you chose at […]More
an emergency in slow motion
if you were wise enough to know that this life would consist mostly of letting go of things you wanted, then why not get good at the letting go, rather than the trying to have?
:: miranda july
i’m sorry, but i don’t want to be an emperor. that’s not my business. i don’t want to rule or conquer anyone. i should like to help everyone– if possible jew, gentile, black man, white. we all want to help one another. human beings are like that. we want to live by each other’s happiness […]More