Planning to write is not writing. Outlining, researching, talking to people...– E.L. Doctorow
A scene from "The Cold"
Arturo sat on at the bar, hunched over as though sheltering a precious diamond in his lap; he tapped his sneakers against the floor rhythmically, as though listening to music in his head. His head hung forward as though sick. All he did when I talked to him was nod his head to everything I said – he wasn’t much up for talking that night. When he spoke answers or responses, his voice was hoarse and...
Leave all your love and your loving behind / You can’t carry it with you...– Florence + the Machine