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As an actor, to have achieved financial stability is amazing. But I always have this weird fear that I'm not going to get any more work; it's about not having enough money.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Disappointment has quite a penchant for taking one by a surprise.

Disappointment has quite a penchant for taking one by a surprise.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

This is love, I think. A place where people who have been alone may lock to

This is love, I think. A place where people who have been alone may lock together like hawks and spin in the air, dizzy with surprise at the connection. A place you go willingly, and with wonder
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

If everyone could learn how to read books properly and how to use them as e

If everyone could learn how to read books properly and how to use them as effective tools for daily living, the facilities of colleges could easily go out of existence without any loss to society.' -From a speech by the president of Mount Holyoke College,
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

What was wrong with me? Why could I not just flip the switch and see all th

What was wrong with me? Why could I not just flip the switch and see all the brightness ahead if only I chose the correct path? Or rather, why could I see the correct path but not choose to tread upon it?
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

She pulls her hand away and Damian feels the sensation of falling, a somers

She pulls her hand away and Damian feels the sensation of falling, a somersault into a foreign abyss where a girl with eggplant hair and a hoop in her brow waits in the darkness.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

It's full of worth and goodness too with manly kindness blent It's worth

It's full of worth and goodness too with manly kindness blent It's worth a million dollars and it doesn't cost a cent.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Feeling powerless is the result of yielding to fearful thinking.

Feeling powerless is the result of yielding to fearful thinking.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Unni will come, if not today, then tomorrow. Today is nearly gone, but othe

Unni will come, if not today, then tomorrow. Today is nearly gone, but other todays stir fecund in the word tomorrow, many other todays when this one has lapsed from existence. And because I think of Unni, invoking his name in this for ever recurrent toda
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

We tell people to follow their dreams, but you can only dream of what you c

We tell people to follow their dreams, but you can only dream of what you can imagine, and, depending on where you come from, your imagination can be quite limited.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

For too many centuries women have been being muses to artists. I wanted to

For too many centuries women have been being muses to artists. I wanted to be the muse, I wanted to be the wife of the artist, but I was really trying to avoid the final issue — that I had to do the job myself.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

...and Věra said that every time we reached the page which described the sn

...and Věra said that every time we reached the page which described the snow falling through the branches of the trees, soon to shroud the entire forest floor, I would look up at her and ask: But if it's all white, how do the squirrels know where they've
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I have to get stronger, harder, and faster. The only way to get hard enough

I have to get stronger, harder, and faster. The only way to get hard enough to walk the Apocalypse Road is in the crucible of battle.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago