Quote of the day for Saturday!


As he caught his footing, his head fell back, and the Milky Way flowed down inside him with a roar.

Yasunari Kawabata

Yasunari Kawabata (born June 14, 1899) was the first Japanese author to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was also a dedicated practitioner of Zen Buddhism, which was the centerpiece of his Nobel speech.


One thought on “Quote of the day for Saturday!

  1. Kawabata is an exquisite writer. What a treat to find him trolling down the fiction line looking for people who know about writing . . . one way or the other. Thank you for posting this!


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