Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to...– Anne Lamott (via quote-book)
Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.– Rumi (via 13neighbors)
On a day when the wind is perfect, the sail just needs to open and the world is...– Rumi (via shaktilover)
There are books of the same chemical composition as dynamite. The only...– Yevgeny Zamyatin (via mttbll)
Whenever Ink is Needed: Skipping steps. →
mattsjustaroundthecorner: He never gave no mind to her habit of counting her footsteps. Even when he had trouble with numbers. He always tries to count along as she skips her feet between foot stones in the park. At most times he believes for her to be wishing or maybe it is her way of playing to pass the time going through wherever. It has become a habit; where he was never sure how long will...
Whenever Ink is Needed: Making up for lost time... →
mattsjustaroundthecorner: “Making up for lost time seems such an impossible phrase.” I read that in a pamphlet a student had made during the early days of the semester. I kept it clipped into my desk because that phrase sparked my interest in a way I could not understand. Around campus people refer to him as Jay the… Wow this is beautiful, so inspiring and thoughtful! Thanks for sharing...
Writing and reading decrease our sense of isolation. They deepen and widen and...– Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life (via excessivebookshelf)
If you spend too much time trying to find out what is good or bad about someone...– Paulo Coelho (via liquidlightandrunningtrees)