strangers can become best friends just as best friends can become strangers.
‘To fall in love is to do the impossible, to promise the one thing you can’t really promise: “Because I care about you, I will not hurt you.”
fuck depression. there’s nothing more insidious than a disorder that tricks lovely people into believing they are worthless.
I like to stay dumb, as a writer, especially in the early stages of creating a story. I’ll trip myself up if I try to control things or pretend that I know more than I really do.
Author Victor Lodato discusses his work. His story, “Jack, July,” appears in this week’s issue. (via newyorker)
TACO NEEDS TO KEEP HIS LITTLE MOUTH SHUT
I care. It fucking terrifies me how much I care.
Midnight thoughts (via live-to-listen)