“In this world, shipmates, sin that pays its way can travel freely and without a passport; whereas Virtue, if a pauper, is stopped at all frontiers.” ―Herman Melville, Moby-Dick or, the Whale
“And right now he was feeling the weight of all those losses, and the weight of the years that were behind him, and the weight of the ones that were st…
You can’t get the truth. You can’t. There’s a larger truth, though: that you can’t harness the forces of the cosmos, but you may find somebody else. Yo…
Nostalgia—it’s delicate, but potent. In Greek nostalgia literally means “the pain from an old wound.” It’s a twinge in your heart far more powerful tha…