Quiet things that can be magical
flowerfossils: the lapel of a coat bird houses tiny coffee cups the dying butterfly the broken violin a map in a library watching someone mouth the words in a book the sky reflected in a puddle leaves falling silently Sunday afternoon the way a song can make one shiver cloud days when the sun stretch across the expanse of the sky, making the sky glow so white that it burns the eyes ...
Any man can be trained to give a girl what could possibly be the most...– (via blankpagesandinvisibleink)
But I always liked side-paths, little dark back-alleys behind the main...– Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers Karamazov
A (short) list of ways to ensure that words cannot...
5000letters: Ink them onto the petals of roses. Paste them onto your skin. Brush them into your hair. Kiss them into the cheeks of the people you love. Tattoo them to the special corners of your heart. Paint them onto your lips. Inject them into your veins. Love them.
Most of the dandelions had changed from suns into moons.– Vladimir Nabokov
floralnymph: Even in darkness your lips taste of sunshine - Psyche in a Dress, Francesca Lia Block