When Someone Asks If I’ve Ever Thought Of Writing A Book

On the surface I try to be all humble like:

But then I give up and I’m like:

And so I start rambling on and on and on about all my GREAT ideas for novels, memoirs and soon-to-be-best-sellers until the person who asked gets a glazed over look and finally, desperate for escape, tells me:



Sunday Quotes: The Miracle Of Books

“For some of us, books are as important as almost anything else on earth. What a miracle it is that out of these small, flat, rigid squares of paper unfolds world after world after world, worlds that sing to you, comfort and quiet or excite you. Books help us understand who we are and how we are to behave. They show us what community and friendship mean; they show us how to live and die.”

-Anne Lamott; Bird by Bird