Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as your unguarded thoughts. But once...
Taking responsibility might sound like a burden, but it’s really about...
Sharing Poetry: Charles Bukowski, "So You Want To... →
sharingpoetry: if it doesn’t come bursting out of you in spite of everything, don’t do it. unless it comes unasked out of your heart and your mind and your mouth and your gut, don’t do it. if you have to sit for hours staring at your computer screen or hunched over your typewriter searching for words,
In this country, ‘American’ means white. Everybody else has to hyphenate.– Toni Morrison (via victoriachildress)
In search of inspiration--
Today I sat in a place that normally inspires me to write. Nothing came out. Nothing has come out for quite awhile. Finding love—-after you’ve spent the last few years writing about nothing but your hate & resentment—-sort of ignites a spell of writer’s block—-at least in me. expressing hate is so easy I could write about love, but I wont. Im selfish with this...
Keep calm & carry on—-
Memoirs Of A Walking Woman: Ambitious Girl →
memoirsofawalkingwoman: In this world it’s the survival of the fittest So how can I not be ambitious? When the cost of a dream is the sacrifices made to live it Humble beginnings turn to hungry decisions when you can’t seem to elevate from your position I guess I’m an ambitious girl Feeling like I want more than…
Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength;...
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster...– Isaac Asimov
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.– Albert Einstein
April is National Poetry Month 14 of 30
soulburnslow: I think I know I am familiar with this flavor It’s scent self fulfilling I have been giving myself over to the idea too many times to not remember to forget I have been dreaming this scene a denouement fitting of the occasion forseeing the demise of such wayward desire I think I know How this ends in the same vein as most days with sunset and prayer and reverence...
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Remember when teachers, public employees, Planned Parenthood, NPR and PBS...– (via thechicbookworm)
thechicbookworm asked: How did you start your beautiful locks?!
Watching You Hold Your Hatred
Watching you Hold Your Hatred for such a long time I wonder: Isn’t it slippery? Might you not Someday drop it on yourself? I wonder: Where does it sleep if ever? And where Do You deposit it While you feed your Children Or Sit in the lap of the one who cherishes you? There is no graceful way to carry hatred. While hidden it is everywhere. Alice Walker- How I...
Hard times require FURIOUS dancing– Alice Walker
Before you speak, ask yourself, is it kind, is it necessary, is it true, does it...– Sai Baba (via kiteza)
♫ Its Friday night & the weekends here…I NEED to unwind where’s...
While having lunch…a news announcement came on that radioactive material/waves….shit…had hit America & everyone just carried on like it was the average news announcement… I wonder if the first three headed baby will get that same reaction?
In the final analysis, every generation must be responsible for itself– Paul Roberson
Listening to Jazz (boom! bap!) & singing the blues… Playing words With a friend. Texting & cheap Cabernet Waiting on “that good” to get here & put ME to sleep.