There’s kind of a hole in most of us. It’s in the approximate shape of a soul. — Stephen Jenkinson, Griefwalker (2008) Directed by Tim Wilson. Screenplay by Tim Wilson. Produced by Annette Clarke for the National Film Board of Canada.
When blood was gushing forth from the anxious temples of my desire When my life was nothing other than the ticking of the clock I realized that I must love That I must madly love. — Forugh Farrokhzad, from “Window” (1967), translated by Farzaneh Milani from the Persian. The New York Times: The Opinion Pages.… Continue reading Forugh Farrokhzad