We were nothing in the face of history but a bunch of waiting ducks.


I choose you over anyone.

Appreciate this moment. Stop and look around you. Be thankful for all you have and where you are because this time next year,...

@phireads Trick: She was winning at growing up. -Ramona Forever/Beverly Cleary

She's the best thing you ever lost and you'll realize this when it's too late. 

I think everyone that knew Kesey knew him differently. Maybe that’s true about all larger than life people, or it may be that

_The Chronology of Water | Lidia Yuknavitch_

"The fastest way to improve is to learn from others. - Read good books - Talk to people who have done it - Soak up

I’m afraid of looking at a photograph of my mother and discovering that she’s a stranger.

_Shadow of the Wind | Carlos Ruiz Zafón_

If you're not going to swim deep with me, then get out of my waters.

“I take her hand under the gray-blue sky and I’m home.”

_Holding Up The Universe by Jennifer Niven_

Our Love

"When a new rose is planted on the same spot as an old one, you get a sick rose; it doesn't bloom and it'll probably die. No

I said I was fine, but I never said it didn't hurt. 

Perhaps it was the Devil who placed that coin in the ruined home. If not the Devil, a trickster god of some sort.

_page 52, from “The Finder” by Will Ferguson (9781982139698)_


I've found that growing up means being honest. About what I want, what I need, what I feel and who I am. 

Whatever is going on, it's okay. It's okay if you're confused, if you're hurt, if you don't even know who you are and

She told me that she would build her own empire in defiance of me, and that one day she would drive her blade into my heart,


Imagine being loved the way you love. 

Thick red lips, kissable in the way that wax fruit is edible–only in error.


On my silent days, I miss you a little louder.

      Therese said, “I’m sure you thought it was a man who sent you the Christmas card, didn’t you?”       “I did,” she said,...

No book is really worth reading at the age of ten which is not equally – and often far more – worth reading at the age of


Fall in love with someone who is both, your safe place and your biggest adventure.