Passion is a thunderstorm; I'm in awe of her fire. Be brave. Or pretend to be. It's all the same.
Cleopatra, Vintage Vixen, Empress, Hera, Party Girl: Dip deep, my darling.
I found Rita Dove's book to be equal parts highbrow and lowbrow - she creates poems that the most tenured literature professor can enjoy alongside poems a standard American will understand.
An unfinished jigsaw of a human; a waste of a carbon footprint. Regrets are just bullshit-- be the truest version of you.
This heartwarming read is perfect for the holiday season. It reminds you that even with its trials, life is pretty magical.