Sunday Afternoon Musings

“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn’t happen much, though.”
― J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye … More Sunday Afternoon Musings


“give your daughters difficult names. give your daughters names that command the full use of tongue. my name makes you want to tell me the truth. my name doesn’t allow me to trust anyone that cannot pronounce it right.” ― Warsan Shire

Warsan Shire <3

“you are a horse running alone and he tries to tame you compares you to an impossible highway to a burning house says you are blinding him that he could never leave you forget you want anything but you you dizzy him, you are unbearable every woman before or after you is doused in your … More Warsan Shire ❤

“Writers end up writing about their obsessions. Things that haunt them; things they can’t forget; stories they carry in their bodies waiting to be released.” — Natalie Goldberg


sometimes the end comes… silently, with no warning. like the type of rain that falls like tears on a Sunday afternoon… no sound except for tiny droplets soundlessly hitting the window. sometimes the end comes… silently… unawares, you come home to an empty house.. empty, apart for your stuff. his, bundled up on the back … More (fin.)