Category: self care

She should have done science, not spent all he…

She should have done science, not spent all her time with her head in novels. Novels gave you a completely false idea about life, they told lies and they implied there were endings when in reality there were no endings, everything just went on and on and on.

I did not die, and yet I lost life’s breath.

I did not die, and yet I lost life’s breath.

There is only one valuable thing in art: the t…

There is only one valuable thing in art: the thing you cannot explain.

Your heart will become a dusty piano in the ba…

Your heart will become a dusty piano in the basement of a church and she will play you when no one is looking. Now you understand why it’s called an organ.

Someone should take this girl in his arms and …

Someone should take this girl in his arms and hold her tight, I thought. Probably someone other than me. Someone qualified to give her something.

You hurt. It’s okay. I hurt too. Hold my hand.

You hurt. It’s okay. I hurt too. Hold my hand.

Silence was the key to self-preservation.

Silence was the key to self-preservation.

The primary purpose of education is not to tea…

The primary purpose of education is not to teach you to earn your bread, but to make every mouthful sweeter.

You gave everything to everyone. Except to me.

You gave everything to everyone. Except to me.

Nobody loved her and she wouldn’t have liked i…

Nobody loved her and she wouldn’t have liked it if they had, for she considered love a serious disability.