you’re beautiful, and these are truly the last days.
I’m for reckless abandon and spontaneous celebrations of nothing at all, like the twin flutes I kept in the trunk of my car in a box labeled Emergency Champagne Glasses! Raise an unexpected glass to long, cold winters and sweet hot summers and the beautiful confusion of the times in between. To the unexpected drenching rain that leaves you soaking wet and smiling breathless; Here’s to the...
Hesitation means doubt. And so in hesitation; if you indulge that moment of...
It is a given you are beautiful because you are alive– Kathleen McDonald
Are you searching for something you do not contain, or are you a cavern? Perhaps once your depths are filled with soul-water, and the sediment has settled, you’ll find what you seek suspended in your hopes and dreams, and polished by your trials.
DARK PINES UNDER WATER
This land like a mirror turns you inward And you become a forest in a furtive lake; The dark pines of your mind reach downward, You dream in the green of your time, Your memory is a row of sinking pines. Explorer, you tell yourself, this is not what you came for Although it is good here, and green; You had meant to move with a kind of largeness, You had planned a heavy grace, an anguished dream....
Life is a fatal sexually transmitted disease.
I admire addicts. In a world where everybody is waiting for some bline, random...– Chuck Palahniuk
"To Friends Who Have Also Considered Suicide"
“It’s still a good idea. Its exercise is discipline: to remember to cross the street without looking, to remember not to jump when the cars side-swipe, to remember not to bother to have clothes cleaned, to remember not to eat or want to eat, to consider the numerous methods of killing oneself, that is surely the finest exercise of the imagination: death by drowning, sleeping pills, slashed...