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André Ramier

slanting your thoughts deep into meyou come at me from an angleimpaling me on the point of desireyou lean towards me like a tree in the windeach leaf inscribed with the same wordI have never met your type beforeyet I can read you like a book. — André Ramier, “Italics”

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Anaïs Nin

I have heard the beast pound in the breath of a bird and felt in its feathers the fire. I have hated with passion the gathering herd and the weight of its common desire Ah, but no rest for weary terrestrial wings in beating oppressive air they long for the strength of celestial things like… Continue reading Anaïs Nin

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There are two types of waiting. There’s the the waiting you do for something you know is coming, sooner or later—like waiting for the 6:28 train, or the school bus, or a party where a certain handsome boy might be. And then there’s the waiting for something you don’t know is coming. You don’t even… Continue reading Unknown

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