Category Archives: life

The useless days will add up to something. The shitty waitressing jobs. The hours writing in your journal. The long meandering walks. The hours reading poetry and story collections and novels and dead people’s diaries and wondering about sex and … Continue reading

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Consider the possibility that you are not you. Or rather that you are not the little self that you perceive yourself to be, with your small story and your passing struggles. Consider the possibility that you are an instrument of … Continue reading

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The journey itself is my home. ~Matsuo Bashō

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We have a choice to use the gift of our lives to make a difference. It’s up to us to decide what kind of difference we’re going to make. ~Jane Goodall

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The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel. ~Steven Furtick

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I’ve been absolutely terrified every moment of my life – and I’ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do. ~Georgia O’Keeffe

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Pursue the stars. Don’t end up as a fish in a bowl.~Paloma, The Elegance of the Hedgehog

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