like rain, everyone's words were once somewhere else.

No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky. - Bob Dylan

We participate in the creation of the world by decreating ourselves. - Anne Carson

Literature is the question minus the answer. - Roland Barthes

Read! Read all the time; the understanding will come by itself. - Paul Celan

Memory is very important, the memory of each photo taken, flowing at the same speed as the event. During the work, you have to be sure that you haven't left any holes, that you've captured everything, because afterwards it will be too late. - Henri Cartier-Bresson

Don't surrender all your joy for an idea you used to have about yourself that isn't true anymore. - Cheryl Strayed


what words make your heart go a flutter when you hear them? no matter whether they're from a song, a book, or your pet cat, i'd love to add them to this list. please send me something that inspires you, and i'll be sure to cite its source.