"Home is in my hair, my lips, my arms, my thighs, my feet and my hands. I am my own home. And when I wake up crying in the morning, thinking of how lonely I am, I pinch my skin, tug at my hair, remind myself that I am alive. Remind myself to step outside and greet the morning. Remind myself that it’s all about forward motion. It’s all about change. It’s all about that elusive state.
- Diriye Osman, Fairytales for Lost Children
"Everyone needs a place. It shouldn’t be inside
of someone else."
- Richard Siken, from “Detail of the Woods”
"My first love
was some insignificant boy
when it should have been
- Michelle K., First Love.
"I am really very, very tired of everything - more than tired."
- Friedrich Nietzsche, Selected Letters
"I drank until you weren’t real."
- Six Word Story (#12)
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"I can’t want you anymore. It’s killing me."
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"As I grow older, I pay less attention to what people say. I just watch what they do."
- Andrew Carnegie
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"I’ve become a living apology, I am sorry"
- an eight word poem (d.v.e)
"If you don’t like where you are, move on. You are not a tree."