It’s so hard to forget pain

but it’s even harder to remember sweetness.
We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.


Talking in vowels

With a gun stuck in your mouth and the barrel of the gun between your teeth, you can only talk in vowels. — Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club, 1996 Long years past I lived for a while in the Midwest on a farm. I learnt to shoot guns, and to drive tractors. I’m not sure which I…