Collecting favorite 140 characters (or less) from books, short stories, magazine articles, work emails or any other written word. Inspirationally funny quotes and the occasional observation. Would love to hear about what you are reading or writing!
“He was the pencil jockey, the one who could hardly wait to rough out his ideas on a sheet of coarse packing paper or the surface of a pine plank.”
“I’m a goddamned Texas Ranger. I drink dust and I piss barb wire.”
“Jewel Lightfoot was the sort of sawed-off, whip-thin man who made it a point to sit as tall as he could.”
“It was so humid that the sound of his voice seemed to sink before it could get anywhere.”
“… a tall, sparrow-chested young man with spidery hands and the habit of standing with his hips slightly forward, as if modernity itself had looped a rope around his slender waist and was trying to drag him unwillingly into its angular embrace.”
“All I ask is the chance to prove that money can’t make me happy.”
“Love is the answer, but while you’re waiting for the answer, sex raises some pretty interesting questions.”