i wasn’t mentally or physically prepared for the substance abuse that is available in college.
"But we need the books that affect us like a disaster, that grieve us deeply, like the death of someone we loved more than ourselves, like being banished into forests far from everyone, like a suicide. A book must be the axe for the frozen sea inside us. That is my belief."
funny how when attendance is being called, i’m more excited to hear your name than my own.