“If you are thinking about something that happened a long time ago:
Somebody asked you a question and you did not know the answer.
That is my name.”
— Richard Brautigan, In Watermelon Sugar


the clean


Diane Arbus: Child with Toy Hand Grenade in Central Park, New York City, 1962


Gerhard Richter, Rosen (Roses), 1994
Oil on canvas, 18 X 20”

“The hardest period in life is one’s twenties. It’s a shame because you’re your most gorgeous, and you’re physically in peak condition. But it’s actually when you’re most insecure and full of self-doubt. When you don’t know what’s going to happen, it’s frightening.”
— Helen Mirren