Mary Karr is an acclaimed poet. Her memoir, The Liars Club , won the PEN/Martha Albrand Award. She is the Jesse Truesdell Peck Professor of Literature at Syracuse University.
RIP Robert Pirsig, Zen &the Art of Motorhead: you mattered. https://t.co/G0Krg3J9Uc
by @marykarrlit - 11 hours ago
I know what was left for smaller men like me:/A feast of brief hopes/a rally of the proud/A tournament of hunchbacks, literature.--Milosz
by @marykarrlit - yesterday
Thnx for the memories Mr. @AzizAnsari w George & Paula Saunders at #Time100 https://t.co/4iK2ookDVu
RT @dailyzen: The ego doesn't know what it really wants; it only knows how to chase.
RT @BananaKarenina: #WorldBookDay https://t.co/aVEdjuX173
MaryKarrLit - 5 hours ago
My favorite line from pie school comes from Isaac Babel's Red Cavalry Stories: 'The sponge cakes had the odor of crucifixion.' #greatbritishbaking
MaryKarrLit - 17 hours ago
I know what was left for smaller men like me:
a feast of brief hopes, a rally of the proud,
a tournament of hunchbacks, literature.--Czeslaw Milosz
MaryKarrLit - 2 days ago
This little badass marched for science. (Thanks Bumbleward for the adorable pic!)
MaryKarrLit - 3 days ago
WHY OLD MEN DON'T GET HIRED
'What's yr greatest weakness?' 'Honesty'
'I don't think that's a weakness'
'I don't give a shit what you think'
MaryKarrLit - 5 days ago
Here's where I hit my knees this Easter to pray for my wiggly self & the whole dang world.
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