It’s not hard to decide what you want your life to be about. What’s hard, she said, is figuring out what you’re willing to give up in order to do the things you really care about.
— Shauna Niequist, Bittersweet
“For all the writing, for all the invention of engines to express & convey & capture life, it is the living of it that is the gimmick. It goes by, and whatever dreams you use to dope up the pains and hurts, it goes.”
- Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath.