“Despair is the price one pays for self-awareness. Look deeply into life, and you’ll always find despair.” – Irvin D. Yalom.
I went to Pavones to surprise her. It had rained for days and the dirt road had turned to mud. Although it was only June, the town seemed mostly deserted. The Fútbol field and beaches had cleared. A greenish mist seemed to hang over the ocean, shrouding the run [..]
"The worst part of writing fiction is the fear of wasting your life behind a keyboard. The idea that, dying, you’ll realize you only lived on paper. Your only adventures were make-believe, and while the world fought and kissed, you sat in some dark room masturbating and making money."