I am beginning to measure myself in strength, not pounds. Sometimes in smiles.
I am super proud of being an American, but we fail our veterans every day.
Revision means throwing out the boring crap and making what’s left sound natural.
Each reader has to find her or his own message within a book.
I wanted to pull down a book, open it proper, and gobble up page after page
Why not spend that time on art: painting, sculpting, charcoal, pastel, oils? Are words or numbers more important than images? Who decides this? Does algebra move you to tears? Can plural possessives express the feelings...
Eating was hard.Breathing was hard. Living was hardest.
Censorship is the child of fear and the father of ignorance.
I want to go to sleep and not wake up, but I don’t want to die.
Yes it is, because you can only be brave if you’re scared.