“I asked her if she believed in love, and she smiled and said it was her most elaborate method of self-harm”
“Civilized men are more discourteous than savages because they know they can be impolite without having their skulls split, as a general thing.”
— Robert E. Howard (via ...
Painter David Hockney takes the Proust Questionnaire. Here’s a snippet of what he had to say:
What is your idea of perfect happiness?
When I’m sleeping.
What is your...
“Writing a poem is like having an affair, a one-night stand; a short story is a romance, a relationship; a novel is a marriage—one has to be cunning, devise compromises, and make...”