- 1 week ago
Life Advice from Harper Lee
A young fan of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ named Jeremy wrote to Harper Lee in 2006, and asked for a signed photo. He didn’t get one, but instead received this lovely piece of advice from the author that is far more precious.
Harper Lee announced today - on her 88th birthday — that ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ will now be released as an audiobook and e-book.
Happy Birthday, Harper!
Because couldn’t a toe dip from the edge spiral into a one-and-a-half off the high dive?
Scared of the chain. The generation-to-generation momentum if you will.
I’m often excited to leave the experiences behind but terrified of the strength of the repellants.
My mood changes at certain points in the night for reasons unbeknownst to all but myself. It’s peculiar.
Certain unfortunate experiences have created repellents in me against things that people love. The problem is that people don’t see past this synthetic love to discover the repellents.
At exactly what point does that beloved teddy bear become just a wad of cotton and fabric?
All my paths lead in opposite directions. Directions that dissolve into a sea of oblivion. Infinite tidal waves launch my paths against grains of sand — individually so innocent yet collectively so annihilative; but how many individual grains of sand can the paths crash into before the innocence turns lethal?