there’s nothing for me to write about, no idea occurs to me not previously covered, no theme that hasn’t been explored. What I have is a few words, and still the remainder of an empty page. I also have patience, and a certain knowing that ideas arrive in their own time, making themselves available to me when I’m most relaxed and ready to receive.




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