"Our life is shaped by our mind, for we become what we think." Dhammapada as translated by Eknath Easwaran.
On Origins and Originality
Framework for posts from Fall of 2010
"I was reminded of something a medical student said to me about the interior of the human body, forty years ago: 'It's dark in there.' Possibly [...] writing has to do with darkness, and a desire or perhaps a compulsion to enter it, and, with luck, to illuminate it, and to bring something back out to the light."
Margaret Atwood, Negotiating with the Dead: A Writer on Writing