"Why is female vulnerability still only acceptable when it’s neuroticized and personal; when it feeds back on itself? Why do people still not get it when we handle vulnerability like philosophy, at some remove?"
— Chris Krauss, I Love Dick pp. 207-208 (via fleurisms)
"Work your ass off to change the language & dont ever get famous."
— Bernadette Mayer, “Experiments” (via fscottfitzgerald)
"You are too sentimental. It makes you reject the dreadful."
— “Under My Green Jacket,” The Desires of Mothers to Please Others in Letters, Bernadette Mayer
Top 7 Sensations
Having hair shampooed by rough-handed woman
Turning on a shower and then reclining in bath tub
Emerging from seawater to dry in the sun