Factober

A little less complaint and whining, and a little more dogged work and manly striving, would do us more credit than a thousand civil rights bills.

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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I do not choose the roads to travel;my destination does, apparently it is a

I do not choose the roads to travel;my destination does, apparently it is always the one less traveled.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Asian American success is often presented as something of a horror - roboti

Asian American success is often presented as something of a horror - robotic, unfeeling machines psychotically hellbent on excelling, products of abusive tiger parenting who care only about test scores and perfection, driven to succeed without even knowin
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Only a foolish soul would love the stars. As beautiful as they are, they wi

Only a foolish soul would love the stars. As beautiful as they are, they will burn you. Regardless of your best intentions.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I got an old school coach who's more of a teacher than a coach.

I got an old school coach who's more of a teacher than a coach.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

When I write, what I long for is not more realism or fiction but more coura

When I write, what I long for is not more realism or fiction but more courage. That's what I always find myself short on and what I have to struggle to achieve in order that the work might live.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Oh, I love, love, love women! I think women are wonderful! I love women!

Oh, I love, love, love women! I think women are wonderful! I love women!
Posted 2 months ago

She consoled herself with the thought that the pictures were graphic enough

She consoled herself with the thought that the pictures were graphic enough to shake people up, stop them being complacent about what was happening, and if that meant the war would end sooner, those two deaths weren't in vain. As she hoped, with less and
Posted 2 months ago

Limitations gone:Since my mind fixed on the moon,Clarity and serenityMake s

Limitations gone:Since my mind fixed on the moon,Clarity and serenityMake something for whichThere's no end in sight.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Religion is what an individual does with his solitariness.

Religion is what an individual does with his solitariness.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

You need a whole community to raise a child. I have raised two children, al

You need a whole community to raise a child. I have raised two children, alone.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

My great fear has always been complete and utter failure. Hence, you see, a

My great fear has always been complete and utter failure. Hence, you see, all the dispossessed people in my fiction, and why I try to earn as much money as I can. It's a defense. I don't enjoy it or do anything with it.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

When it comes to life, we spin our own yarn, and where we end up is really,

When it comes to life, we spin our own yarn, and where we end up is really, in fact, where we always intended to be.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago