grownsimba

Status: Ever just the same. Ever a surprise.
Joined: October 3, 2010
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i can hear the stars scraping against the sky
 
 

And then my soul saw you and it kind of went, ‘Oh, there you are. I’ve been looking for you.’
I don’t know anything, but I know this: whatever is done with love, in the name of others, without self-gain, whatever is done with the heart on behalf of someone or something, be it a child, animal, vegetable, rock, person, cloud, whatever work we make with complete humility, will always come out beautifully, and something more valuable than fame or money will come. This I know.

— Sandra Cisneros ; A House of My Own
 
If you see beauty in something, don’t wait for others to agree.





When he shall die,
Take him and cut him out in little stars,
And he will make the face of heaven so fine
That all the world will be in love with night
And pay no worship to the garish sun
 
 

“Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else.”
— J.M. Barrie
‘as you are.’ says the universe.
‘after...’ you answer.
‘as you are.’ says the universe.
‘before...’ you answer.
‘as you are.’ says the universe.
‘when...’ you answer.
‘as you are.’ says the universe.
‘how...’ you answer.
‘as you are.’ says the universe.
‘why...’ you answer.
‘because
you are happening now.
right now.
right at this moment
and
your happening
is beautiful.
the thing that both keeps me alive
and
brings me to my knees.
you don’t even know how breathtaking you
are.
as you are.’ says the universe through tears.

as you are | you are the prayer

If it ain't damnable, it ain't your damnedest.




"Say it, reader. Say the word 'quest' out loud. It is an extraordinary word, isn't it? So small yet so full of wonder, so full of hope."


- Kate DiCamillo, The Tales of Desperaux




 
Take me to your trees. Take me to your breakfasts, your sunsets, your bad dreams, your shoes, your nouns. Take me to your fingers.