ST.INKY

This is where I store everything that inspires my life and my writing. Like me, this blog is eccentric, has issues making eye contact, and has no cats.

Doll said, ‘They’re married people.’ Lila had no particular notion of what the word ‘married’ meant, except that there was an endless, pleasant joke between them that excluded everybody else and that all the rest of them were welcome to admire.

—    Marilynne Robinson, Lila

When you’re scalded, touch hurts, it makes no difference if it’s kindly meant.

—    Marilynne Robinson, Lila