I am so utterly lonely, but I also have such a fear that my isolation be broken...– Anaïs Nin (via thisconstantknot)
I sometimes think that people’s hearts are like deep wells. Nobody knows what’s...– Haruki Murakami (via obsoletedesolate)
“People were created to be loved, things were created to be used; the reason why the world is in chaos right now is because things are being loved, and people are being used.”
Tomorrow: wake up… Eat some fruit for breakfast, Take at least fifteen minutes to focus on something you’ve been putting off, Take a walk, When you return from your walk draw a picture of what you saw, Call your parents and tell them you love them, Go somewhere and observe something you never payed attention to, Do something spontaneous, Write a letter to an old friend, Smile at those...
You are so young, so before all beginning, and I want to beg you, as much as I...– Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet (via allthenight-tide)
Through joy and through sorrow, I wrote. Through hunger and through thirst, I...– Edgar Allan Poe. (via 17sirens)
Another update! →
So I sort of have a lot of projects going on right now. Hopefully some of them will become more consolidated as time goes on, but right now it’s just a lot of separate things. This is the link for my new blog about food. It doesn’t have any posts on it as of yet, but hopefully some will be coming soon. If food is something you’re interested in, feel free to hit that up. There...
For no word from God will ever fail.– Luke 1:37
We who make stories know that we tell lies for a living. But they are good lies...– Neil Gaiman in his Newbery Medal Acceptance Speech, The Graveyard Book. (via incandenza)
We didn’t talk about anything heavy or light. We were just there, together. And...– The Perks of Being a Wallflower (via herewecollide)
Why does one begin to write? Because she feels misunderstood, I guess. Because...– Nicole Krauss (via loveyourchaos)
New video posted on my other blog: For All the Kids at Home.
I love how life has a way of working itself out...
So, it’s Advent still. And I’m still learning about what it means to wait. And today has been the most beautiful day in revealing to me so much about that. Life hands us so many surprises while we’re waiting. Today has been full of proof that waiting does not have to be burdensome or boring. And I am so, so grateful. Right now I can’t help but be super grateful about what...
The Beauty of a Woman
“A woman who looks to God for her value and who understands what she means to Him, to others, and to herself, receives the promise that her life will radiate the life of God, the love of God, the beauty of God.” Beauty Full, Ed Young and Mac Richard.
The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past...– Marcel Pagnol (via anditslove)
It's good to be back.
I have not been on this thing in a good week. But I’m back. And very excited! So get ready for lots of posts! Winter break is here :D
Hope begins in the dark - the stubborn hope that if you just show up & try...– Anne Lamott (via herewecollide)