We need relationships that will only ever be meant for right now. I believe it is because of our journey along the way.
If indifference is the opposite of love, how could I possibly be desirous of a quality so lacking in character, so inconsistent with my natural propensity?
A letter addressed to me. How strategic of him, I reeled. How selfish. How spot-on. I love letters.
He can’t focus on you any longer, he’ll say, because at this time in his life he must be focusing on himself. On his projects. His “deals.”
Right now their every move is made in the effort of discovery. They expect nothing from one another yet.
So we can spend time with the people and moments we miss. So we can emphasize the meaning and make light of the madness. A writer writes so she can read herself once she is well enough.
There’s nothing to be afraid of if you do everything with the purpose of getting closer to yourself.
Hope is expectation. Belief is acceptance. Belief says you are a champion, you have what it takes.
My mom said when a woman feels guilty, it’s because she’s doing something right for herself.
It’s been a terrible tendency, this tendency to put off living, to look at my life and say this isn’t my real life, not yet at least