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Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your...– Franz Kafka. (via marinahanna)
You get a little moody sometimes but I think that’s because you like to read....– Pat Conroy, The Prince of Tides (via farewell-kingdom)
Female friendships that work are relationships in which women help each other...– Louise Bernikow (via breathingandstuff)
My alone feels so good, I’ll only have you if you’re sweeter than my solitude.– Warsan Shire (via warsanshire)
nonna, in progress.
serafina you were born to parents who carried the old country on their backs who warmed cold Canadian streets with their immigrant full-bodied belly laughs your grandmother’s name was serafina her grandmother’s name was serafina you, my grandmother, were named serafina they handed this name down to you in dough-kneading palms what made you abandon it, nonna? did the kids at school...
Leaving is not enough. You must stay gone. Train your heart like a dog. Change...– Frida Kahlo to Marty McConnell (via drinkyourjuice)