Do not hesitate to denounce Johnny Depp. do not hesitate to denounce every other powerful man who is exposed as an abuser. do not mourn the decline of their careers.
This girl endured taunts and jeers and borderline bullying for being “stupid” when she was actually really smart.
An entire sea, you’re still lovesick on one fish
who swims in the opposite direction.
You can’t hook-line-and-sink him
if his heart keeps looking for her
in every crowded room.
You warrior with a purple heart.
You lover with a Grand Canyon of possibility.
There is so much space in you.
That’s a good thing.
“Her moans were like music to my ears.”
These are ridiculously hilarious.
You love with a gentleness. This time, you aren’t crossing the street with both eyes shut. This time, you are checking. This time, you are loving without being blind.
but when morning comes
and the cold creeps in
I wake up and wish
it’s you and not him
It was the words we thought and the words we said that brought us closer. Words like I and you and love.
“I need you to be a monster / which is to say, I am trying not to love you / which is to say, I am still dreaming of kissing your claws.” — Fortesa Latifi