24 December 2011

nightmare before xmas

not in the spirit... tried as i might, i could give two fucks. sent cards, tried to buy gifts, listened to the songs... all i can think of is lola fighting w the paper her 1st xmas. fuck i miss my girls.,... made a fool of myself w any new one on the horizon... missing the family gatherings i hated... the only xmas i've known.  consumers, friends, past & future lovers.....  come together, join the parade.

screaming at nothing.... happy xmas... jihad is over if you want

21 December 2011

Do you ask your shadow what became of it/ during the night?/ Or ask the night about your shadow? Edmond Jabes

"You have to pick the places you don’t walk away from." Joan Didion

She was one of the very few people I've ever known whose opinion on anything I really wanted to hear. j carroll

"After all, when you come right down to it, how many people speak the same language even when they speak the same language?" Russell Hoban

It’s easier to turn an aquarium into fish soup than to turn fish soup into an aquarium. Russian saying

09 December 2011

quotes on the underground 2

Class is a thing that has a way of dissolving rapidly in alcohol. Raymond Chandler

What can anyone give you greater than now, starting here, right in this room, when you turn around? - William Stafford

I'm a fellow that likes to take an idea over by the light and have a good look at it. Raymond Chandler

Your dresses should be tight enough to show you’re a woman and loose enough to show you’re a lady. Oscar winning costume designer Edith Head

If you wish to drown, do not torture yourself with shallow water. Bulgarian Proverb

Pleasure disappoints, possibility never. Soren Kierkegaard

He was a guy who talked with commas, like a heavy novel. Raymond Chandler

And the rest is rust and stardust. Vladimir Nabokov

Beautiful is such a certainty,/ but uncertainty is more beautiful. Wislawa Szymborska

 Even the handsomest men do not have the same momentary effect on the world as a truly beautiful woman does.  

I thought you were as solid as a stone in my hand, but you were snow. Jonathan Carroll