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I take much pleasure in being alone
but there is also a strange warm grace in not being alone.

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I take much pleasure in being alone but there is also a strange warm grace in not being alone.
…Love breaks my bones and I laugh.
I am a series of small victories and large defeats and I am as amazed as any other that I have gotten from there to here.
the courage it took to get out of bed each morning to face the same things over and over was enormous.
poetry is what happens when nothing else can.
I want to be with you, it is as simple, and as complicated as that.
I often carry things to read so that I will not have to look at the people.
My dear, Find what you love and let it kill you. Let it drain you of your all. Let it cling onto your back and weigh you down into eventual ...
nobody can save you but yourself. you will be put again and again into nearly impossible situations. they will attempt again and again throu...
I knew that I was dying. something in me said, go ahead, die, sleep, become as them, accept. then something else in me said, no, save the ...
Things will be far worse than they are now. And far better. I wait.
little dark girl with kind eyes when it comes time to use the knife I won’t flinch and i won’t blame you, as I drive alon...