Steep in ego but interesting.
She wrote a letter to Trump:
“Since age five, all of life has been like a farce, an absurd performance of a reality based on meaningless drivel, or a devastating experience of trauma and fatigue, deep with meaning, which has led me into such self-seriousness that I often wonder if I am completely insane. Can you relate at all?”
“Whatever it is that you’re going to do, you can’t just fit into the mold—you have to break the mold, blow people’s minds, do it perfectly, and then not care,” she continued. “Because if you care you’re not cool, and if you’re not cool you’re shit.”
Where they live boyfirend – Luke Goeabel: cabin near Palm Springs, father Mountain Center, also near Palm Springs
Ottessa Moshfegh's Otherworldly Fiction
The writer's unusual discipline has come close to driving her crazy. The results have been both refined and depraved. There was an unearthly quality to the atmosphere inside the Frieze New York art fair, like the air in a plane-still but pressurized, with an unsettling hum-when the fiction writer Ottessa Moshfegh visited to speak about her work one afternoon in May.
Why can't we just be good. What keeps us from doing that?