Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark. In the hopeless swamps of the not-quite, not-yet, and not-at-all, do not let the hero in your soul perish and leave only frustration for the life you deserve, but have never been able to reach. The world you desire can be won, it exists, it is possible, it is yours. ”
—Ayn Rand, "Atlas Shrugged"
I discovered my passion for writing at the early age of ten. In 2004, I began to focus intensely on my writing taking refuge in a world of similes and metaphors. At present, I consider my teachers to be Anne Sexton, Sylvia Plath and, most of all, Mary Oliver...
Tamara’s Favorite Books
Love Poems from God, Martian Chronicles, Mary Oliver's New and Selected Poems; Volume One, Capturing Nureyev, The Big Eddy, Confessions of Nat Turner, Jack the...