Friday, September 23, 2016

rise and shine


"every time you come in yelling that god damn "rise and shine!" "rise and shine?" i say to myself, "how lucky dead people are!""
-tennessee williams

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

in a box


"life in a box was unbearable.
how did humans stand it?"

- patrick jennings

Monday, September 19, 2016

being sad


"we all want to do something to mitigate the pain of loss or turn grief into something positive, to find a silver lining in the clouds.  but i believe there is real value in just standing there, being still, being sad."

- john green

Sunday, September 18, 2016

detachment


"humor is detachment, and detachment sets you free."

- marty rubin

Thursday, September 15, 2016

cast a shadow


"when you light a candle, you also cast a shadow."

-ursula k. le guin

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

the gift


"someone i loved once gave me a box full of darkness.  
it took me years to understand that this too, was a gift."

-mary oliver

Monday, September 12, 2016

disagreeable things


"it's a very bad habit to put off disagreeable things..."

- l.m. montgomery