The worst loneliness is to not be comfortable with yourself.
Maya Angelou rented hotel rooms to write (even though she owned a house) and drank a cup of sherry (even at 6:15 in the morning).
The amount of malice spewing from the mask of people’s keyboards was absolutely insane.
“I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that is how you grow.” –Marissa Mayer
“My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return.”
Bad girls have good stories, after all.
“You’ve been criticizing yourself for years and it hasn’t worked. Try accepting yourself and see what happens.”
You have cut yourself open, vulnerable, exposed and figuratively naked to both happiness and pain. You have loved and lost. There is no better way to state that.
return to each other in waves.
this is how water
— Nayyirah Waheed
do not die.
how am i
magic. — Nayyirah Waheed