The sea is nothing but a library of all the tears in history. ― Lemony Snicket, The End. (A Series of Unfortunate Events Complete Childrens Collection) HarperCollins; 1ST edition, October 1, 2006.
When ghosts love each other it becomes difficult to tell them apart and that’s what we wanted. We wanted, like the clouds, to be general. We wanted to be light lost within all the light. We wanted, like stars, to be held in the general dark. I wanted, I said, not to bear this single… Continue reading Sarah Vap
I woke up in the morning and I didn’t want anything, didn’t do anything, / couldn’t do it anyway, / just lay there listening to the blood rush through me and it never made any sense, / anything. — Richard Siken, “Straw House, Straw Dog,” Crush. (Yale University Press April 11, 2005)