Prompt: “I’ve always fancied myself ‘above’ taking a miserable 9-5 job, mulling through life like everybody else. This was a young idea, I’m starting to realize. In order to survive you have to do what you have to do. You have to zombify yourself and reign in the natural fires you hold in yourself.”
The sky’s the limit?
Prompt: “my dad died. i miss him, I’m confused and sad and just want to hear him one more time. would you please write one of your poems to provide comfort for me?”
Rita Hayworth and Orson Welles hold newborn daughter Rebecca Welles at home in Hollywood, California, in December 1944.
Anna Karina with Jean-Luc Godard on their wedding day, March 1961. Photo by Agnès Varda.