You know, they say that there is a part of the human chest that if you strike...– Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz, excerpt from Not As Smart As I Think I Am (via grammatolatry)
feel like i’ve seen too much shit to want anything otherwise.
better to wound than be wounded, right?
At first the bed fell open always at the right page. Next she lay between...– Sue Wootton, Synopsis (via grammatolatry)
A good way to fall in love is to turn off the headlights and drive very fast...– Kevin Prufer, In a Beautiful Country (via grammatolatry)
That time I thought I was in love and calmly said so was not much different...– Each From Different Heights by Stephen Dunn (via grammatolatry)
I want to know how it will end. I want to be sure of what it will cost. I want...– Nicole Blackman, What I Want For Christmas (and other holidays where we speak of dead men)
new year, a new canvas to paint
There used to be someone to whom I could say do you love me and be sure that...– Miriam Waddington, Someone Who Used to Have Someone (via grammatolatry)
Sacrifice This is the beginning - the golden dance of universal courtship, of alky meeting flame; its lilting hope of something other worldly, when first came the infatuation, both gripping and bold. Then passion stirred, red and raw, like a lion grazing its paw, along its prey, their hot skins touching and mingling, deep into the night. I would never hurt you, but that’s hardly true. You...
If you ever want something badly, let it go. If it comes back to you, then it’s...– Blake Lively (via heartgrenade)
to summer, and its eventual end.
A cool June night in the hammock, I spill some wine down your shirt, you bite...– Alexander Long: Fireflies at Midnight (via grammatolatry)
What matters most is how well you walk through the fire.– Charles Bukowski
There were always in me, two women at least, one woman desperate and bewildered,...– Anaïs Nin (via misswallflower)