Give the gift of your absence to those who do not appreciate your presence.Unknown (via purplebuddhaproject)
Check out Rebecca Makkai’s great post on the fine balance between promoting work on social media and being obnoxious.
"This is the story of Todd Manly-Krauss, the world’s most irritating writer. He’s a good enough guy in real life (holds his liquor, fun at parties, writes a hell of a short story)—but give the guy a social media account, and the most mild-mannered of his writer friends will turn to blood lust."
Fresh Air even gets a shout out:
There are no good-byes, where ever you’ll be, you’ll be in my heart.Mahatma Gandhi (via purplebuddhaproject)
Want to feel burning flames when you say my name,
want to feel passion flow into my bones
like blood through my veins…