"i hope i learn to love myself when no one is looking. i need to drink more water. maybe that is all i ever need to do. drink more water. kiss you. walk to the store. i am the slowest revolutionary."
for just one night, will you lie down next to me, we can leave our clothes on,
we can stay all buttoned up…
— Richard Siken, excerpt of
"Do we simply stare at what’s horrible and forgive it?"
— Richard Siken, from
Snow And Dirty Rain
"Autumn seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple…"
Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows
"Just know that I love you. I love you with all of my fucked up, piece of shit heart."
— 2:15 am (via
"I think people spend too much time staring into screens and not enough time drinking wine, tongue kissing, and dancing under the moon."
— Rachel Wolchin (via
"The sign of intelligence is that you are constantly wondering. Idiots are always dead sure about every damn thing they are doing in their life."
— Vasudev (via
"Who the hell said you no longer had it in you?"
— Charles Bukowski (via
"There is some kind of a sweet innocence in being human- in not having to be just happy or just sad- in the nature of being able to be both broken and whole, at the same time."
C. JoyBell C.
"What’s the worst thing I’ve stolen? Probably little pieces of other people’s lives. Where I’ve either wasted their time or hurt them in some way. That’s the worst thing you can steal, the time of other people. You just can’t get that back."