Let it out,” she said. “Let it all out. It’s not true unless it makes you laugh, but you don’t understand until it makes you weep.
— Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson, The Eye in the Pyramid
I just want to have a completely adventurous, passionate, weird life.
I saw my earlier selves as different people, acquaintances I had outgrown. I wondered how I could ever have been some of them.
I like cancelled plans. And empty bookstores. I like rainy days and thunderstorms. And quiet coffee shops. I like messy beds and over-worn pajamas. Most of all, I like the small joys that a simple life brings.