i no longer have patience for certain things, not because ive become arrogant, but simply because i reached a point in my life where i do not want to waste more time with what displeases me or hurts me. i have no patience for cynicism, excessive criticism and demands of any nature. i lost the will to please those who do not like me, to love those who do not love me and to smile at those who do not want to smile at me. -Meryl Streep View on Path Continue reading

“The little girl who eventually became me, but as yet was neither me nor anybody else in particular, but merely a soft anonymous morsel of humanity—this little girl, who bore my name, was going for a walk with her father. The episode is literally the first thing I can remember about her, and therefore I date the birth of her identity from that day.” View on Path Continue reading