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What would it be like if I could accept life--accept this moment--exactly a

What would it be like if I could accept life--accept this moment--exactly as it is?
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Normally I would have been the first to go in search of cannibal monks, par

Normally I would have been the first to go in search of cannibal monks, particularly as I had heard of a similar tradition at a nunnery in the Philippines. It's the sort of quest I can't resist.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Authoritarianism, an unrealistic occidental imagination - these issues will

Authoritarianism, an unrealistic occidental imagination - these issues will never be settled. Turkey will continue to take Europe as a model; it will continue to pursue its search for democracy.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

It's tougher for women than men in Hollywood, period, if you ask me. As wit

It's tougher for women than men in Hollywood, period, if you ask me. As with most professions, women have generally not found equality with men when it comes to income and influence. There aren't as many female directors, producers, and writers, which tra
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I apologize for being obvious, but every time I watch the curtain come down

I apologize for being obvious, but every time I watch the curtain come down on even a halfway decent production of a Shakespeare play I feel a little sorrowful that I'll never know the man, or any man of such warm intelligence.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

When you are through changing, you are through.

When you are through changing, you are through.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

But need alone is not enough to set power free: there must be knowledge.

But need alone is not enough to set power free: there must be knowledge.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

She leaned out of the window slow and sleepy, and the light came through he

She leaned out of the window slow and sleepy, and the light came through her nightdress like sand through a sieve.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

People care more about being thought to have good taste than about being th

People care more about being thought to have good taste than about being thought either good clever or amiable.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

No word matters. But man forgets reality and remembers words.

No word matters. But man forgets reality and remembers words.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Much of what I learned about forgiveness I learned by inhabiting the lives

Much of what I learned about forgiveness I learned by inhabiting the lives of my characters. Even villains act with reasonable intent. Mercy is easier with understanding. Still, it helps that on paper I can kill them off.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

After all, nobody could get out from the dangerous place, something was goi

After all, nobody could get out from the dangerous place, something was going bad and I could be felt... (Hidden 2015)
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago