Jena Malone at Joshua Tree National Park
Eva Green and Lena Headey for New York Daily News
"The scream of an
It has ceased to hear itself, therefore
it asks itself
How do I exist?
This was the silence I wanted to break in you."
"And then to want and not to have – to want and want […]"
"All goes onward and outward…
and nothing collapses,
and to die is different from what any one
supposed, and luckier."
"It may be if I had known them I would have loved them"
walt whitman, “a child said, what is the grass?”
"to be, and be nothing but light in the dark"
"I had no place to go
and I went there fast and slow."
I know people think that acting is not quite the occupation of grown-ups, but it is actually the ultimate learning process: You get a multitude of experiences, all for the price of one life.
"the way to end a poem
is to become suddenly
it’s very frustrating being a girl and trying to flirt with other girls like. you tell them, ur cute. ‘Aw thank you’ no. no i’m being gay with you. homo intended. damn it
Michael Hainey - Note to Self, 2006, oil on canvas, 28” x 22”
"cautiously, I allowed
myself to feel good
I found moments of
peace in cheap
just staring at the
knobs of some
or listening to the
rain in the
the less i needed
the better i