John Green's tumblr: In Defense of Symbolism →
fishingboatproceeds: (I thought I’d post this here as well as the Paper Towns Q&A blog. It contains no spoilers. Thanks to Tamar for making it possible for me to post this publicly.) Where did the strings metaphor inPaper Towns come from? Someone said it to me once, after a friend had attempted suicide, that “maybe all the strings inside him broke,” and I liked that image a lot because 1....