Factober

I had to understand the whole bounty hunting thing, because we don't have that in Venezuela. Nothing similar at all, at least not legal.

Posted 5 months ago

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The last thing he ever said to me was, 'Just always be waiting for me, and

The last thing he ever said to me was, 'Just always be waiting for me, and then some night you will hear me crowing.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Integrity is an eternal virtue we should focus our mind on and not.

Integrity is an eternal virtue we should focus our mind on and not.
Posted 5 months ago

Do you eat chicken because you are familiar with the scientific literature

Do you eat chicken because you are familiar with the scientific literature on them and have decided that their suffering doesn't matter, or do you do it because it tastes good?
Posted 5 months ago

In my right and sober mind, it was time to go into heavy battle and conquer

In my right and sober mind, it was time to go into heavy battle and conquer the mind monsters that still held me captive. I had passed many tests but now it was time to step up and fight the final battle: getting past my past. “You can’t have a positive l
Posted 5 months ago

Wroth, darling,” she purred, smiling so sweetly. “I can’t wait for the next

Wroth, darling,” she purred, smiling so sweetly. “I can’t wait for the next time I get to put my mouth on you.” In an instant the smile faded and she snapped her teeth and yanked her head back as if she was chewing something free.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

The most durable thing in writing is style, and style is the single most va

The most durable thing in writing is style, and style is the single most valuable investment a writer can make with his time.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

... in the world, it will be women, mostly colored and poor. women will hav

... in the world, it will be women, mostly colored and poor. women will have to bury children, and support themselves through grief.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

The notion of sitting down and conjuring up, not only words in which to clo

The notion of sitting down and conjuring up, not only words in which to clothe thoughts but thoughts worthy of being clothed--the whole thing was absurdly beyond his desires.
Posted 5 months ago

The past always seems better when you look back on it than it did at the ti

The past always seems better when you look back on it than it did at the time. And the present never looks as good as it will in the future. It's depressing if you spend too much time reliving old joys. You think you'll never have anything as good again.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains.

A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains.
Posted 5 months ago

Yes, my life is a life of combat; I can say that this has never stopped for

Yes, my life is a life of combat; I can say that this has never stopped for a single instant. It is a combat that started for me at the age of 16. I'm 90 years old now, and my motivation hasn't changed; it's the same fervour that drives me.
Posted 5 months ago