9 / 1 day ago
"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."
3 / 1 week ago
My body was braille
for the creeping influences:
dawn suns groped over my head
and cooled at my feet,
through my fabrics and skins
the seeps of winter
the illiterate roots
pondered and died
in the cavings
of stomach and socket.
- Seamus Heaney, “The Bog Queen.” (via
7671 / 2 weeks ago
from marie-ski (originally from ivegotbigbigplans)
3581 / 2 weeks ago
View of the interior of the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey, December 1983.
Photograph by James L. Stanfield, National Geographic
1 / 3 weeks ago
I paint you a picture, but it never looks right
'cause I fill in the shadows and black out the light I send you a postcard, it says ‘Pulaski at Night’ 'Greetings from Chicago, city of, city of light.'
65178 / 4 months ago
from marie-ski (originally from gifs-n-things)
1 / 4 months ago
"It is 5 am and the sun has charred the other side of the world and come back to us and painted the smoke over our heads an imperial violet."
1294 / 6 months ago
1805 / 7 months ago
from marie-ski (originally from madfuture)
29 / 7 months ago
from marie-ski (originally from nearlyfond)
221 / 7 months ago
from thesisterskaramazov (originally from oxane)
8 / 7 months ago
taj gibson everybody
143 / 7 months ago
from marie-ski (originally from robertshowah)
1451 / 7 months ago
99272 / 7 months ago
from thesisterskaramazov (originally from spacedmaggs)