My intention is to live more fully each moment with who – how – I actually am, not who I imagine I will be one day.
Love imperfectly. Be a love idiot. Let yourself forget any love ideal.
Invent your world. Surround yourself with people, color, sounds, and work that nourish you.
Cats are angels with fur.
Marry yourself first — promise never to leave you!
I take every opportunity to tell people how happy my mother is to be dead.
It’s like an emotional dance party: Some dances will be your favorites — others more awkward or difficult to learn. Some will be boring or make you mad. some you will wish you never needed to do again. But AHA! You think. I will dance all the dances I can.
My body is precious and not separate from my soul.
Our creative dreams are subject to grudge-holding when we decide that other people somehow have made their dreams real and we have not.
Inside the book between the lines, was a place to rest and absorb the magic
No matter how dry and tame and nice we live, we will die. We will also suffer along the way. Living wild is it’s own reward.
Women need a space to be creative — creativity thrives in solitude.