The Simile Museum

Tag: Memoir

“And so, in those places left vacant by the erroneous reassembly of our selves, the remnants of our amnesias lived like a brood of wasps.”

-Ingrid Rojas Contreras


“Ingrid Bergman is a mountain of a woman, tall and robust, but in this movie she is worn down like a sand dune.”

-Carmen Maria Machado

“He saw his dignity slip away like a blanket.”

-Beryl Markham