“…a library is one of the few remaining places that cares more about you than your wallet.”
Picture yourself (in a black-and-white photo) posed with a Royal typewriter, your shirt-sleeves rolled up and a cigarette dangling from your lip…
“You will not make everyone sick in your princess dress.”
Solitude. Breath. An unclenching of ego.
“…creativity and self-knowledge will seem like twin sisters, similar but distinct comrades who have a common origin.” ~ Deena Metzger
“I know you have lots of great ideas and I PROMISE I want to hear them.”
“Imagination, like intellectualization, is put away when it has done its job. The imaginative vision provides a palette of possibilities, […]
Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.” ~ Groucho Marx
“Show up, show up, show up…”
The assignment for the writer is to write whatever words arise from that lead-in, and I’m always amazed at what “unrolls” as a result.