It was a tiny sound but it woke me up because it was a human sound.
"The Man on the Stairs" in Fence (Spring/Summer 2004)
That is my problem with life, I just rush through it, like I'm being chased. Even things whose whole point is slowness, like drinking relaxing tea. When I drink relaxing tea I suck it down like I'm in a contest for who can drink relaxing tea the quickest.Miranda July
I wanted to make the movie feel like life feels to me — and life feels both sad and dark and confusing and more than hopeful — it feels like something totally incredible could happen at any moment and with no explanation.Miranda July
I’m totally not kidding. … Life is too short. This is all too hard to do to actually be kidding about the whole thing.Miranda July
I think there’s something spiritual in a very day-to-day, mundane existence. It’s impossible to articulate, and it’s happening now, almost like a perverse secret. . . . That’s always sort of fascinating to me.Miranda July