Archive for February, 2016

Elena Ferrante | word flesh | word pond

“Yes, I hold that male colonization of our imaginations—a calamity while ever we were unable to give shape to our difference—is, today, a strength. We know everything about the male symbol sy…

Source: Elena Ferrante | word flesh | word pond

Marshall Crenshaw – Whenever You’re On My Mind (HQ) – YouTube

Rufus Wainwright – Poses (with lyrics) – YouTube

sylvides — “Do not allow yourself to be imprisoned by any… | word pond

Do not allow yourself to be imprisoned by any affection. Keep your solitude. The day, if it ever comes, when you are given true affection, there will be no opposition between interior solitude and …

Source: sylvides — “Do not allow yourself to be imprisoned by any… | word pond

Sartre: Love is a hazardous, painful struggle. – YouTube


“It’s quite an undertaking to start loving somebody. You have to have energy, generosity, blindness. There is even a moment right at the start where you have to jump across an abyss: if you think about it you don’t do it.”
― Jean-Paul Sartre, Nausea


as light fades
a seagull’s
white cry


winter night –
the patter
of little
rat feet


— Lorin Ford



Source: Otata
(by john martone)


Phyllis Nagy: On Writing the Script for ‘Carol’ | Lambda Literary


Carol | Lambda Literary