on freshwater

Forceful and harrowing, Freshwater follows a young Nigerian girl as she comes of age while contending with multiple personalities and prolonged trauma.

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qotd: time


Version 2Knowing you are alive is watching on every side your generation’s short time falling away as fast as rivers drop through air, and feeling it hit

—Annie Dillard, An American Childhood

qotd: running


Exerting yourself to the fullest within your individual limits: that’s the essence of running, and a metaphor for life—and for me, for writing as whole.

—Haruki Murakami, What I Talk About When I Talk About Running