“She wanted to be extraordinary, to possess a savage glitter.”
― Joy Williams
“There is no courage in being fearless. Do you not know that? A person who knows fear and yet can still think of others, well, he be a brave man.”
― Paula Brackston
A root seeks water.
Tenderness only breaks open the earth.
This morning, out the window,
the deer stood like a blessing, then vanished.”
― Jane Hirshfield