Content Tagged ‘Old Friend from Far Away’

Review: ‘Old Friend from Far Away’

February 20, 2010 | 8 Comments

On memoir vs. monkey mind

February 15, 2010 | 3 Comments

“Know that writing is born from the ache of contraries, polarities in search of peace, of unity. But not the unity of making mush. You want to live in the country. Your husband is an urban boy. You compromise and both live in the suburbs. What a squash of desire and energy.” “But writing has this quality where all the effort and desire in the world doesn’t do shit. It’s hard to comprehend. All our lives we’ve been taught to …

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