I'm thinking that artistic differences should be a...
Today when I was putting on my socks I remembered...
I was pulling the cotton over my feet and saw that the skin was peeling. Gross. And I remembered how for the first few months of our relationship he would never take his socks off. It was the same time of year. It was also cold and dry out then. Later he would confess to an odd case of peeling. It is not Athlete’s Foot, he assured me. (He wasn’t an athlete, after all). This is why...
I really miss you.
Victor Hugo would write naked and tell his valet to hide his clothes so that...– What we can learn from procrastination : The New Yorker (via Instapaper) This would just result in me becoming a nudist.
Ransack the language as he might, words failed him. He wanted another landscape,...– Orlando, Virginia Woolf (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
As women, we need to support rather than demonise one another. The term “real...– Bridgett Elizabeth (via nathanielstuart) Sometimes I rant at people in forums, and people internet stalk me and find my rants and quote them on tumblr, then I reblog them, because I’m awesome or something? (via bridgettelizabeth) The author of this is laying next to me cackling at her own...
heymikewaskom: Theme song from The X-Files ...
A Nobel Prize to anyone who can make tapioca...
‘love sees no gender’ upsets me so much; it feels ridiculous to be made to feel...– boston marriage I love this especially for the aside “not that i don’t now, i just… gah.” (via sexartandpolitics)
Sometimes it is harder to deprive oneself of a pain than of a pleasure.– F. Scott Fitzgerald (via katherineanneausten)
There are days I drop words of comfort on myself like falling rain &...– Brian Andreas (via xxsimplicity)
whether or not they exist, we are slaves to the gods– Fernando Pessoa (via honeyvoiced)
Last night the boyfriend I had 5 years ago decided...
I don’t feel that it is necessary to know exactly what I am. The main interest...– Michel Foucault (via fuckyeahexistentialism)
She kept asking if the stories were true. I kept asking her if it mattered. We...– Brian Andreas (via heyitsclaire)
Why is the world so confusing? he said & I said it’s only confusing if you...– Story People (via javaheart)
Hate. My. Family.
His feet are like yours.
Every day, every hour, offered the opportunity to make a decision, a decision...– Viktor Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning (via ayychee)
All time is all time. It does not change. It does not lend itself to warnings or...– — Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse V (via deadsnailspace)
There is a quality about women who choose men sparingly; it appears in their...– Charles Bukowski (via sadnesses)
Without freedom, no art; art lives only on the restraints it imposes on itself,...– Albert Camus (via thebackspacer)
For I have always lived violently, drunk hugely, eaten too much or not at all,...– John Steinbeck (via soul-surfer)
One thing though
sexartandpolitics: The asker below mentioned “the 7th gay suicide.” There have been more than seven gay suicides. Everybody has lost count. Many never knew what they were. Many never told anybody else. It happens everywhere and it’s always happened.
In a universe of ambiguity, this kind of certainty comes only once, and never...– The Bridges of Madison County, Robert James Waller (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
Anonymous asked: http://misschloe.tumblr.com/post/1387806126/the-truth-about-twloha
The TWLOHA UChapter at my university held a free...
“I just wanted to formally thank you for the hug last week. I also wanted you to know that what you are doing is admirable and you are making a difference. After we talked, I realized that the last time I received a hug was in the first week of August. I have had some events happen in the past few months that have impacted me in a negative way and I realize that the lack of friends and lack...
Imperfection is beauty. Madness is genius: To... →
leslover: sugaredvenom: So who exactly is surprised that it turns out that To Write Love On Her Arms (TWLOHA) are disgusting sexist, homophobic douches who only really exist to scam emo kids into going to church? I’ve been suspect of these assholes for ages, so I did some research, and… They’re not perfect. A friend at my school started a TWLOHA UChapter. She supports LGBT and...
"I missed him. Love, I realized, was something...
- From Lorrie Moore’s “Anagrams”
Women are their own worst enemies. And guilt is the main weapon of...– Fear of Flying, Erica Jong (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
I'm disappointed in how disconnected I am with sex...
There's nothing like the smell of hate in the...
but that person in purple— when i see them, i will know that that they don’t...– Eating Dictionaries via librarianpirate (via sexartandpolitics)