Be vulnerable, write down three anxieties a day. I can’t be true to others if I’m not true to myself.
Reformed grifter, card sharp, and pickpocket Matt The Knife dishes about leading a double life.
If lives are measured in moments, then art is what keeps us alive.
Don’t write what you know, write what fascinates you.
“I wake early these days, and often I lug my equipment to different parks in Queens and spin around in the woods in a blue dress and remember what it was like to be 17 and stringing up paper stars in my basement.”
Love stems from the religious impulse to merge with the great beyond.
Making money is easier than most people think—knowing why and what for, and not being driven in the wrong direction to get it? Much harder.
I was well-trained in vanity at a young age by a mother constantly on one 90s fad diet or another, and I’ve always been terrified of how my life might change if I were to gain significant weight.
Much of the media has attempted to discuss the alt-right/African American racial dynamic by taking an academic approach. This interview takes attacks the issue at a more common sense angle.
My idea of a life well lived could (and probably will) be untrue in 100 years or 10 years. That’s scary.