Factober

It is all very well to copy what one sees, but it is far better to draw what one now only sees in one's memory. That is a transformation in which imagination collaborates with memory.

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There's two kinds of women--those you write poems about and those you don't

There's two kinds of women--those you write poems about and those you don't.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

if the world go wrong, it was, in some off-hand manner, never meant to go r

if the world go wrong, it was, in some off-hand manner, never meant to go right.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Art, whatever form it takes, requires hard work, craftsmanship and creativi

Art, whatever form it takes, requires hard work, craftsmanship and creativity. As a writer, I know my grammar, cadence, the music of prose, and the art of the narrative.
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An apple a day keeps the doctor away.

An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
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We must go out into a desert of some kind (your backyard will do) and come

We must go out into a desert of some kind (your backyard will do) and come into a personal experience of the awesome love of God.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

When I looked upon the surface of the gently flowing water, each painting t

When I looked upon the surface of the gently flowing water, each painting that I had burned upon joining the church rose from the waves. I tried to grab them, but they dissolved upon touch.
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Often the prudent far from making their destinies succumb to them.

Often the prudent far from making their destinies succumb to them.
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She was a professional. A professional who didn’t need five inches of makeu

She was a professional. A professional who didn’t need five inches of makeup and f*ck-me cleavage to do her job.
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The path to your dream is more about following a direction than arriving at

The path to your dream is more about following a direction than arriving at a destination.
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It is in the roots, not the branches, that a tree’s greatest strength lies.

It is in the roots, not the branches, that a tree’s greatest strength lies.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

CANDY: I’d rather fearlessly make a mess than sit around worrying about how

CANDY: I’d rather fearlessly make a mess than sit around worrying about how bad it’ll be, but that’s just me.
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The love of wilderness is more than a hunger for what is always beyong reac

The love of wilderness is more than a hunger for what is always beyong reach; it is also an expression of loyalty to the earth, the earth which bore us and sustains us, the only paradise we shall ever know, the only paradise we ever need, if only we had t
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