27 7 / 2014
the sound of teenage girls laughing near you when you’re by yourself is literally the most terrifying thing a person can experience
19 7 / 2014
"When it works, anticipation is far more fulfilling than surprise, because we are reminded that a sunrise is precisely as magnificent as it is inevitable."
13 7 / 2014
"I resent people who say writers write from experience. Writers don’t write from experience, though many are hesitant to admit that they don’t. I want to be clear about this. If you wrote from experience, you’d get maybe one book, maybe three poems. Writers write from empathy."