… It is unbearably painful For the soul to love silently.– Anna Akhmatova, from The Complete Poems (translated by Judith Hemschemeyer)
tapwaterjackson asked: Where does your embrace of calm acceptance of being, and its gentle application to the absurdity of our lives come from -- especially in the way you interact with the world? And, can I have a pony?
tapwaterjackson asked: Can you make change for a $10 if I ask a question?
Please always know that behind all of my human behaviors behind the best of me...– Elizabeth Lesser as spoken by Ram Dass from Broken Open. Courtesy of The Beauty We Love. (via crashinglybeautiful)
Be happy for no reason, like a child. If you are happy for a reason, you’re in...– Deepak Chopra (via mysticsoul)
Beginnings are brutal, like this accident of stars colliding, mute explosions...– Each Sound, Dorianne Laux (via grammatolatry)
[Is this all I can say of these delicate books, scythe-curved intentions, you...– Adrienne Rich, from “On Edges” Adrienne Rich died yesterday, 28th March 2012, at the age of 82. (via the-final-sentence)