The Passenger Seat


Photographer Unknown, (Passenger Seat)

“From the passenger seat, Ronan began to swear at Adam. It was a long, involved swear, using every forbidden word possible, often in compound-word form. As Adam stared at his lap, penitent, he mused that there was something musical about Ronan when he swore, a careful and loving precision to the way he fit the words together, a black-painted poetry.”

-Maggie Stiefvater, The Raven Boys

The Car Passenger

Photographer Unknown, (The Car Passenger), Selfie

“The cars rushing below knew nothing. People in cars weren’t New Yorkers anyway, they’d suffered some basic misunderstanding. The two boys on the walkway, apparently standing still they were moving faster than the cars.
Nineteen seventy-five.”

Jonathan Lethem, The fortress of Solitude


The Passengers in the Car

Photographer Unknown, (The Passengers in the Car)

“Roads are long; make them short with a good company!”
― Mehmet Murat ildan

“All roads lead past shooting ranges, liquor stores, and gay bars. Wanderlust is part of the American Spirit.”
― Andrew Smith, Grasshopper Jungle

“Some journeys take you farther from where you come from, but closer to where you belong.”
― Ron Franscell, The Sourtoe Cocktail Club