“I have all the characteristics of a human being: flesh, blood, skin, hair; but not a single, clear, identifiable emotion.”
American Psycho (2000)
You can become anything and do anything, right here, right now. It won’t be questioned. I came. I saw. I conquered. That’s a ball.
"Sorry about the noise."
"I was going to call the cops."
"I wish you would."
"Oh, it was gorgeousness and gorgeousity made flesh. It was like a bird of rarest-spun heaven metal or like silvery wine flowing in a spaceship, gravity all nonsense now. As I slooshied, I knew such lovely pictures!"
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
As effusive as she is for most of our time together, she gets tight-lipped when I ask about future releases.
"It’s coming out all this year,” she says. “All really soon, really really soon, wink wink, very very soon.”
Natalia Kills for Papermag
People don’t come to see freaks in the heat of the day. They come in the evening. When the darkness moves in and speaks of mystery. The unknown. When logic loosen up its vice grip and the imagination comes out to play. The night allows the stars to shine and we come alive.
Bow Down - The reason I put out Bow Down is because I woke up, I went into the studio, I had a chant in my head. It was aggressive, it was angry. It wasn’t the Beyoncé that wakes up every morning, it was the Beyoncé that was angry, it was the Beyoncé that felt the need to defend herself and I listened to it after I finished and I said..
"this is hot!" imma put it out. I’m not gon’ sell it, imma just put it out. People like it? Great. They don’t, they don’t and I won’t do it everyday because that’s not who I am but I feel strong and anyone that says “oh that is disrespectful” Just imagine the person that hates you. Imagine the person that doesn’t believe in you and look in the mirror and say bow down bitch and I guarantee you’ll feel gangsta.