when learning to swim, sometimes one needs a bit of extra help.
“water is life’s matter and matrix, mother and medium. there is no life without water.”
image credit: bradley cooper
why yes, i’m happy to wait here all day while you check my i.d.
i’ll just stand right by this alert and tan in the glow of its light.
take all the time you need. i’ll hang out for a few minutes longer.
thanks so much for sending help.
does anyone else have this message on their screen?
you i.d. everyone?
“i have reached an age when, if someone tells me to wear socks, i don’t have to.”
“where the wild things are”
was initially pitched as
“where the wild horses are”
his editor loved the pitch but
sendak could not draw horses
so the wild things he drew
ended up being
caricatures of his relatives.
“writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers.”
credits: maurice sendak, “where the wild things are” – 1963, harper and collins
as we made our way through the jungle of giant leaves,
only one of us spotted a tiger and we looked out for each other.
“on a hard jungle journey nothing is so important as having a team you can trust.”
― tahir shah,