"Every time the Earth turns I'm reminded that night is only half the time Even when I'm hurting I know that this is worth it Tell me it'll be alright Gotta give me something to get me through the nothing One more night Kiss me like the world is gonna disappear." Mary Lambert is the … Continue reading “So Far Away”
My heart weighs heavy from carrying emptiness. My head is aching from the busy chatter of nothing. My body is weak from standing still. My voice is weary from not being heard.
"There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds." — Laurell K. Hamilton (Mistral's Kiss (Merry Gentry, #5)) My friend, he walks with me When she makes me feel frantic, he makes me feel still When she makes me feel like I could feint, he assures … Continue reading My Friend
Fill your life up with so many things my love, that he begins to fade So that all he becomes is a glitch, a bump, a bad dream that you can shake off in the warm light of the morning He'll be pushed out of orbit by your art and your videos, and you'll wonder … Continue reading For My Cousin
So I just turned 22 and I was inspired by a song that I have had on repeat recently (no, not Tay Tay) called 27 by Passenger. I just find his lyrics really honest and refreshing so I borrowed them. For me, 22 feels like it will be a big year and I felt like … Continue reading 22
I recently posted a lengthy quote from a poem I had come across and it inspired me to try it out myself. When I was studying A-Level English, we got to do something called Text Transformation, where we created a new story out of an original story. I remember I wrote a chilling piece from the … Continue reading Date a Girl Who Reads…
I always hesitate when I go to post quotes I like because I suddenly think; 'what if no one is going to like what I post?' 'What if they think that using someone else's words instead of my own is a bit of a cop-out?' But then I remember, no one is paying me to … Continue reading Date a Girl Who Reads