Sometimes it takes music, as Sophie suggested. Sometimes it takes words. Sometimes it takes visual images. Sometimes it takes silence.
Sometimes it takes everything.
Scroll if you have writer’s block and need inspiration. Or if you just want to read pretty words and see pretty pictures.
“Sometimes when she lies awake her body feels as finely made as a tuning fork. She can hear and smell the most delicate things, the smell and music of thought itself.”
-Diana Abu-Jaber, Crescent
“ I wanted to tell the book thief many things, about beauty and brutality. But what could I tell her about those things that she didn’t already know? I wanted to explain that I am constantly overestimating and underestimating the human race-that rarely do I ever simply estimate it. I wanted to ask her how the same thing could be so ugly and so glorious, and its words and stories so damning and brilliant.
“It is a law that parents should not have to bury their children…”– Looking for Alaska | John Green
“Some men just wanna watch the world burn.”-From The Dark Knight