Up at six and found a feather in my bed, as though, while I was sleeping, I’d been a bird.

Up at six and found a feather in my bed, as though, while I was sleeping, I’d been a bird.

her name is a flashing reminder

janea kelly makes her TR debut

her name is a flashing reminder

janea kelly makes her TR debut

hard people

hard people

"I wonder," Cocteau asks in that volume, "if I could be otherwise than the way I am, and if my difficulty in being, if the faults which impede my career are not my very career, the regret of not having some other?"

"I wonder," Cocteau asks in that volume, "if I could be otherwise than the way I am, and if my difficulty in being, if the faults which impede my career are not my very career, the regret of not having some other?"

When the aircraft fire died away, all was silent except for our footsteps - and the sound of his voice. He was saying that the Poet should hold aloof from his age, and remain indifferent to the follies of war and politics. “They just get in our way,” he went on, “the Germans, the Americans, the whole lot of them - just get in our way.”

When the aircraft fire died away, all was silent except for our footsteps - and the sound of his voice. He was saying that the Poet should hold aloof from his age, and remain indifferent to the follies of war and politics. “They just get in our way,” he went on, “the Germans, the Americans, the whole lot of them - just get in our way.”

When Cocteau was too far gone to be wakened by a firm shake, it was Marais’ job to blow opium into his lungs to bring him back to life.

When Cocteau was too far gone to be wakened by a firm shake, it was Marais’ job to blow opium into his lungs to bring him back to life.

cushioning by linda eddings

cushioning by linda eddings

jean cocteau and jean marais together at last

jean cocteau and jean marais together at last

You must receive mail of all sorts, crank notes and fan letters of every description, but few I should think of half a million words. And since I can also well imagine that you seldom if ever read novels, if only for not having the time, it is an added imposition to have sent you such a bulky one.

You must receive mail of all sorts, crank notes and fan letters of every description, but few I should think of half a million words. And since I can also well imagine that you seldom if ever read novels, if only for not having the time, it is an added imposition to have sent you such a bulky one.

He showed a mixture of disgust and resignation that I finally realized was concern.

He showed a mixture of disgust and resignation that I finally realized was concern.

an overwhelming number

an overwhelming number

In the morning, he wanted sex again, but was afraid to say so. What bothered me was that he wouldn’t just ask me for it. Because if it was the reverse, that is what I would do.

In the morning, he wanted sex again, but was afraid to say so. What bothered me was that he wouldn’t just ask me for it. Because if it was the reverse, that is what I would do.

My grey matter doesn’t really square with psychoanalysis; “It’s boring,” I’ve said enough times to bore myself.

My grey matter doesn’t really square with psychoanalysis; “It’s boring,” I’ve said enough times to bore myself.

Sometime around age 23 I learned what alcohol could do. Before then it was just an additive to parties, something I could take or leave. But soon it became a tool.

Sometime around age 23 I learned what alcohol could do. Before then it was just an additive to parties, something I could take or leave. But soon it became a tool.

william gaddis’ device

william gaddis’ device