I want enough time to be in love with everything. ~Marina Keegan I have had more hobbies than I can count than I can remember. I find an interest, pursue it until the learning S-curve flattens out at which time I grow bored and move on. I love to surf the steep wave of learning […]
He found himself bringing a hand to his face trying to smell what remained of the goddess Carolina’s skin. ~Jaume Cabré Are you married to a goddess? I am. Not in the sense of a diety imbued with the power of life over death though her smile fills me with life energy and her frown […]
There has to be a moment at the beginning when you wonder whether you’re in love with the person or in love with the feeling of love itself. ~David Levithan It took eighteen months on the far side of an ocean and a sea to finally understand if I was in love with a flesh […]
The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too. ~Ernest Hemingway As a species, we humans tend to workship the idea of love elevating it to the highest order of human experience. We forget. Romeo and Juliet ended in death and suicide. […]
To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible God. ~Jorge Luis Borges Love. Devoted faith in an ideal believed to exist in the soul of a person fallible to the core. A person (or institution), fallible in words, speech, deed. We believe perfection about our beloved despite ample evidence to […]
The trinity of youth, love, and death revealed to them, like an epiphany. ~Roberto Bolaño In my youth, love was an unreachable fantasy and death so far on the horizon as to seem fantastical – except for the time a grade school friend and his brother lost their lives in a house fire. That was […]
You are one half woman and one half dream. ~Rabindranath Tagore Teak eyes. Raven hair. Lithe. Supple. Crooked Smile. Creative. Intelligent. Caring. Loving. Dream? Reality?