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Consider me deaf and dumb, Black and white, This house – isn’t mine, I’ve...– Vera Pavlova, translated by A. Kneller (via aubade)
The whir of I should be, I should be, I should be slows to silence, the...– Marie Howe, from “The Moment” (full poem here)
It’s not all bad. Heightened self-consciousness, apartness, an inability to join...– Stephen Fry (via theremina)
Today, In Boring Things I Have Said To People:
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Sometimes I feel discriminated against, but it does not make me angry. It merely...– Zora Neale Hurston (via totistoolegittoquit)
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In London umbrellas were opened and then shut by people looking up at the sky.– The Years, Virginia Woolf (via sketchofthepast)
I lie in your arms. I kiss your mouth. Use your nails, creature. Our roles—the...– Aaron Shurin, from “Human Immune” (via proustitute)
Revelations I Have Had...
… while walking behind someone slow and weaving when I’m late for work and we’re on the subway steps and I can hear a train coming and ohmygodifthatsmytrain just let me get by PLEASEPLEASEPLEASE: I am capable of murder.
What other option did I have, now that words had failed me? What do any of us...– Patrick Rothfuss, The Wise Man’s Fear (via ricktimus)
I consider it a failing and a tragedy that I’ll never be in a late nineties WB...– cardigangirl
The important thing is this: to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are...– Charles DuBos (via kissmeimlazy)
I’m not going to call them a movement. Movements go somewhere. The Men’s Rights...– Squashed (via thebronzemedal)
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For whatever we lose (like a you or a me) it’s always ourselves we find in the...– E.E. Cummings (via thecupcaketologist)
Me: Right. But it’s not just about money. It’s not the money...– Wait, what.