“I thought that if I let anyone in, they’d find out what was broken about me. And then not only would they know, I’d know too.”
“There is no special protection when you cross that invisible line from your ordinary life to that parallel world where tragedies happen."
“There is a great consolation in simply doing something you love.”
“It is a truth universally acknowledged that when one part of your life starts going okay, another falls spectacularly to pieces.”
"There have been times where I felt that I might die of loneliness.”
A weird and wonderful novella.