thursday almost friday

It’s 11.45 pm and I just got really excited about this story.

JD Salinger, Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters & Seymour: An Introduction

“You wrote down that you were a writer by profession. It sounded to me like the loveliest euphemism I had ever heard. When was writing ever your profession? It’s never been anything but your religion.”

permission

the text i tried to write: the door kombucha is yours

the text autospell let me write: the door jonatha

still

1980-01-01 00.00.10-2

(Book Court, Brooklyn, NY)

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real

Today I said to my therapist that I was supposed to want a very little life, but the one I actually wanted was a very specific kind of big. And that one includes churros from the lady who sells them on the train platform at the Lorimer L.

focus focus focus focus

“The point of the first draft should always be just to get to the end. I don’t care how many fucking books you’ve written the goal is always the same: to finish it.”

(Jami Attenberg)

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