"When you’re a young writer, you just want someone to look at you and say, She’s a poet. It feels like being called a mermaid or a griffin or something."
"The ultimate luxury is to reread: to revisit a book to see how time has treated it, how memory has distorted it, or how my own passing years have cast a new light on it."
I hear nothing, not even a sound on the streets of New York. Just the beat of my own heart. I have mail - from you.
(Source: thatwetshirt, via simplybookdrunk)