April 3rd, 2014
March 31st, 2014
I cannot speak well enough to be unintelligible.
Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey
March 29th, 2014
March 11th, 2014
Invention, it must humbly be admitted, does not consist in creating out of void, but out of chaos.
Mary Shelley, 1831 Introduction to Frankenstein
March 7th, 2014
March 6th, 2014
Her wish for a harmonious, organized world denied her the reckless possibilities of wrongdoing.
Ian McEwan, Atonement
March 1st, 2014
February 26th, 2014
When people say, ‘You really, really must’ do something, it means you don’t really have to. No one ever says, ‘You really, really must deliver the baby during labor.’ When it’s true, it doesn’t need to be said.
February 21st, 2014
October 16th, 2013
You don’t write about the horrors of war. No. You write about a kid’s burnt socks lying in the road.