As much as the excuse softens the ego, and make you look at possibilities as letters just not ready to be sent or received, Timing is the stoic mail man with mail tucked under his arm with “RETURN TO SENDER” stamped heavily onto envelopes left sealed by the ghosts of residents who have already moved out. It’s not his fault they moved out. It’s not his fault there are invitations left...
My battered heart will always be where the ocean meets the sand, I will break...– Clementine von Radics (via clementinevonradics)
Be merciful until you can’t be. Until you feel your heart begin to harden...– Clementine von Radics (via clementinevonradics)
So I made a fist of my heart, hoping throwing the first punch would leave me...– Clementine von Radics (via clementinevonradics)
mewtoot: i think the saddest people always try their hardest to make people happy because they know what it’s like to feel absolutely worthless and they don’t want anybody else to feel like that
If you are lonely when you’re alone, you are in bad company– Jean-Paul Sartre (via man-and-camera)
Some people underestimate how erotic it is to be understood.– Mary Rakow (via loveyourchaos)
here we go
Oh how much we see when we stop waiting for life and start living it.– Daily Haiku on Love by Tyler Knott Gregson (via tylerknott)
It’s a lot easier to be angry at someone than it is to tell them you’re hurt.– Tom Gates (via arabarabarab)
Happiness often sneaks through a door you didn’t know you left open.– John Barrymore (via kari-shma)
Is it me you love or the me you want to see, the me I’m not yet?– Daily Haiku on Love by Tyler Knott Gregson (via tylerknott)
Sometimes, I feel the past and the future pressing so hard on either side that...– ~ Evelyn Waugh (via conflictingheart)
andrewgibby: she said you will never be let down by anyone more than you will be let down by the one you love most in the world it’s how gravity works it’s why they call it “falling” it’s why the truth is harder to tell every year you have more to lose but you can choose to bury your past in the garden beside the tulips water it until it’s so alive it lets go and you belong...
Andrea Gibson: I’m never gonna wait that extra... →
andrewgibby: I’m never gonna wait that extra twenty minutes to text you back, and I’m never gonna play hard to get when I know your life has been hard enough already. When we all know everyone’s life has been hard enough already it’s hard to watch the game we make of love, like…
Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to...– Mary Oliver (via andrewgibby)
The trick is to get it before it breaks. And then to nurture it … to protect it...– (via nickmiller)
Make sure you wear your safety goggles.
Because we direct and expect We bend, we break, we ache Our hearts beat, then beaten Beaten to specs, to dust, Sentimental is just a nice word for detrimental. Call me crazy. These scraps, These shattered glass that once held full, These dried wings are what’s left from butterflies long gone. I’ll try not to ask you to piece them back together, Or glue them to caterpillars that aren’t...
andrewgibby: Glory is a word only the heartbroken know by heart.
I need more of you, do you not need more of me? Is just this enough?– Daily Haiku on Love by Tyler Knott Gregson (via tylerknott)
The soul always knows what to do to heal itself. The challenge is to silence the...– Caroline Myss (via wethinkwedream)
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the...– Helen Keller (via givemeajobplease)
in life, nothing is permanent or certain
but I at least want a love that strives for it.
A healthy relationship is one where two independent people just make a deal that...– best version. (omg, this. THIS.)
Here you are: Consciousness. An endless, boundless and limitless energy with infinitely vast potential; experiencing itself in an ending, bounded, and limited body. But your body is not you. It does not define your Being. You are ineffable, beautiful beyond the words you speak. Silence is your language, nature is your home. You are the Universe and an Universe unto your own.
We all create stories to protect ourselves.– Mark Z. Danielewski (via loveyourchaos)