"You who should have tiptoed thru my halls
-From The Captain Poetry Poems by bpNichol (via hush-syrup)
have slammed my doors & smashed me into walls."
-The Sun Never Says by Hafiz (via hush-syrup)
all this time
the sun never says to the earth,
with a love like that,
it lights the
"I don’t know about you sir
-From Lets Move All Things (September) by Denver Butson (via hush-syrup)
but I wouldn’t mind a good fistfight about now
maybe a natural disaster to shake things up
I don’t know about you
but sometimes it all seems like squealing car tires
with no crash at the end"
"You know the way Jesus
-From Emptying Town by Nick Flynn (via hush-syrup)
rips open his shirt
to show us his heart, all flaming and thorny,
the way he points to it. I’m afraid
the way I’ll miss you will be this obvious."
"you are a scuba diver looking down at his watch and realizing
-From Zugzwang by Jeffrey McDaniel (via hush-syrup)
you don’t have enough air to make it back to the surface
so you live down there among the spare tires
and the other things we do without"
I just want someone to flirt with and make me laugh and kiss me in the middle of my sentences
“I may not have been sure about what really did interest me, but I was absolutely sure about what didn’t.” -Albert Camus (The Stranger)
"Today, after a struggle through the complex of my mind, I found myself smiling at the idea of being a paradox."-theyreclappingforyouhamis (via wnq-writers)
Being told I have the best taste in music is like the best compliment you could give me
"Buy a notebook. Write down what you want. Write down what hurts you. Show it to someone you love. Save it for your children. Burn it in your backyard. Either way, go to bed knowing that in some way, those things are out of you."-(via lepetitchatblanc)
You had this amazing way of shutting out the world when you felt down. But as much as I admired that, I knew the danger. I knew how shutting the world off had damaging effects, long-term.
How being numb meant you didn’t feel the love that whispered at the nape of your neck, the joy that rained on your skin, the peace that filled your lungs.
You’re not wrong for shutting out the world when you’re down, but you miss out on so much more when you allow them to win." -Dae Lee (Daeizm)
"Oh wtf ur hella cute"-me, to myself (via telapathetic)