It began in mystery, and it will end in mystery, but what a savage and beautiful country lies in between.
Beautiful Country Country
Of all the errands life seems to be running, of all the mysteries that enchant us, love is my favorite
For me, life offers so many complexly appealing moments that two beautiful objects may be equally beautiful for different reasons and at different times. How can one choose?
Much more. We're joined at the heart."
"Bad luck for you, I'm afraid. My ticker's pretty wonky."
"Too much boozing."
His eyes twinkled, and he drew me close. "Not enough kissling.
love Love romantic
How can love's spaciousness
be conveyed in the narrow
confines of one syllable?
words love Love
It began in mystery and it will end in mystery, but what a rare and beautiful country lies in between.
Alligators have beautiful undulating skin, which feels dense, spongy, solid, like the best eraser.
It's like having a head full of holes, in which the perfect repository of words have shamed themselves," he lamented.
Sometimes with a flutter of agitated worry that felt like a beetle was trapped inside my ribs. p. 90
Listen, I'd rather lie naked in a plowed field under an incontinent horse for a week than have to read that paragraph again!
humorous humor Love
A poem records emotions and moods that lie beyond normal language, that can only be patched together and hinted at metaphorically.
Moods Beyond Language
I don't want to be a passenger in my own life.