I like being alone.
buddhacoffee: I like drinking coffee alone, and reading alone. I like riding the bus alone, and walking home alone. It gives me time to think, and set my mind free. I like eating alone, and listening to music alone. But when I see a mother with her child, a girl with her lover, or a friend laughing with their best friend, I realize that even though I like being alone, I don’t fancy being...
The biggest photo of the night sky ever taken. →
☼: Traveler by Heather Sommer →
Your first time out of the country of your own skin, I didn’t bring a map. You always hated that I’d been lucky enough to pick my way through streets I couldn’t pronounce to find cathedrals, graveyards. If you were a city, you said, I’d only like to know your suburbs. If you were a city, I said, I’d like to know your poor neighborhoods, your inner parts. Read your graffiti. Drink your tap...
I didn’t want to kiss you goodbye — that was the trouble — I wanted to kiss you...– Ernest Hemingway
I would have given him everything. I would have pulled down planets to make our...– Jonathan Carroll, The Marriage of Sticks
It occurs to me that, when I die, they might find the necklace I dropped...– Dorothea Grossman
This morning, with her, having coffee.– Johnny Cash, when asked for his definition of paradise.
I’ve been rereading your story. I think it’s about me in a way that might not be...– Richard Siken