1. Stop reading lists of arbitrary life goals written by upper-middle-class white kids.
2.-32. Live your life judgment-free while cackling at people freaking out about those arbitrary life goals.
Well, turn 88 should be on that list. It’s only fair.
in the bathroom. Write on the bus or the welfare line, on the job or during meals, between sleeping or waking. I write while sitting on the john. No long stretches at the typewriter unless you’re wealthy or have a patron - you may not even own a typewriter. While you wash the floor or clothes listen to the words chanting in your body. When you’re depressed, angry, hurt, when compassion and love possess you.
When you cannot help but write"
— Gloria Anzaldua (via postmodernismruinedme)