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Words, Words, Words

A catalog of my comments and thoughts on books, reading, and writing as well as anything I come across that seems interesting. I used to sell other people's words at an independent bookstore but now I hope to get by on selling my own.

"The feeling of my selfishness is absence: the absence from my life of the trash I leave behind, which becomes the structures into which others must live, the broken hearts, the warmer air, the slower fish: whatever I do not feel, that to others becomes the shape of their world."
The Selfishness of Others: An Essay on the Fear of Narcissism - Kristin Dombek

Kristin Dombek, The Selfishness of Others p 136