This realization, from Cameron Esposito about comedy, is applicable to everything really. No one’s ever done becoming, and it’s horrifying and relieving.
Read the whole thing, it’s great.
It is great.
“That sounds terrible,” I probably responded, because I was always sarcastic and sometimes your commitment to balance and emptiness scared me because I’ve always been overly grounded in this false reality.
The most Buddhist food blog I know is also the loveliest.
I interviewed Leslie Jamison for BuzzFeed Books. We talked about travel, parents, writing, pain, maggots, ultra-marathons, and other sorts of things one expects in an essay collection.
Rebecca Schiff, “It Doesn’t Have to Be a Big Deal”
Hear Rebecca read from this story in episode 3.
Guys, this story is so good. And so good aloud.