The nearest I’d come to feeling anything like God was the plain blue cloudless...– White Oleander by Janet Fitch (via companionable)
pentha: My favorite deep thought is: After you die, it is believed that you have 7 minutes of brain activity left inside you, and in the 7 minutes you experience your entire life over, in a kind of dream… Because in a dream time is stretched. So if this is the case, what if right now you’re in that 7 minutes. How do you know if you’re alive or just reliving old memories. Mind fucking. I love...
I dream. Sometimes I think that’s the only right thing to do.– Haruki Murakami, Sputnik Sweetheart (via thefagartist)
You must be ready to burn yourself in your own flame; How could you become new...– Friedrich Nietzsche (via rabbitinthemoon)
He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.– Elbert Hubbard (via psychedelicsound)
You are not weak just because your heart feels so empty.– Andrea Gibson (via viage)
booknerdconfessions: A plot twist happens in a book you didnt see coming city of bones, jace and clary. -____-
abookblog: You know how when you finish a book there is this sense of ‘Yay! I finished another!’ But then you realize that it being finished means you’re done. There is no more of that to read. And you get sad? Yeah, that’s me right now.
For what it’s worth: it’s never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope...– F. Scott Fitzgerald (via reading-as-breathing)
hyperbolequeen: is it sad that rearranging my books on my bookcase is legitimately one of my favorite hobbies
The time I was most alone in my life, was the time...
Is that what I am really mourning? All the conversations we never had, the books...– Alison Croggon, The Singing (via distantheartbeats)
Creating scenarios in your head, wishing they...
What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up Like a raisin in the sun? ...– Langston Hughes (Dream Deferred)
"when you read something you wish you didnt"
I opened my eyes And looked up at the rain, And it dripped in my head And...– Shel Silverstein, Rain. (via thecryptomnesia)
1 When still a child, make sure you read a lot of books. Spend more time doing...– Zadie Smith’s ten rules for writing fiction. (via unicornology) (via baringmysoul) (via writingadvice) (via the-write-idea) (via teachingliteracy) (via rattlinglibrary)