a bubble freezing at -10º F
When you compare the sorrows of real life to the pleasures of the imaginary one, you will never want to live again, only to dream forever.Alexandre Dumas
Don’t go to a museum with a destination. Museums are wormholes to other worlds. There are ecstasy machines. Follow your eyes to wherever they lead you, stop, get very quiet, and the world should begin to change for you. And if you see me, say something! We can talk about it together.Jerry Saltz
Deep inside, she knew who she was, and that person was smart and kind and often even funny, but somehow her personality always got lost somewhere between her heart and her mouth, and she found herself saying the wrong thing or, more often, nothing at all.Julie Quinn
morning reflections and evening shadows
How sweet the past is, no matter how wrong, or how sad.
Charles Wright, from “The Southern Cross,” in The Southern Cross (Random House, 1981)
How sweet is yesterday’s noise.
Rue du Château d’Eau, Paris | December 2013 35mm
I long so much to make beautiful things. But beautiful things require effort and disappointment and perseverance.Vincent Van Gogh