Because I only have one life to live, but hundreds of lives I would if I could. I need a place to make peace with that.
Because the insomnia only gets worse when I’m not writing.
Because I will remember the big things, but want to hold the ordinary moments in my heart as well.
Because the quote: “That I could clamber to the frozen moon. And draw the ladder after me.” (Arthur Schopenhauer) is a much more eloquent way of saying “I would lock myself in the bathroom for five hours if I could get even a moment of quiet solitude in the midst of this loud, hectic, life.”
Because sometimes, even I have something to say.
If you’re curious,