Another Matter ; Ramblings

Another Matter ; Ramblings

I cannot make you understand. I cannot make anyone understand what is happening inside me. I cannot even explain it to myself.

Franz Kafka, The Metamorphosis  (via aworldofexperiences)

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I am a hunter of beauty and I move slow and I keep eyes wide, every fiber of every muscle sensing all wonder and this is the thrill of the hunt and I could be an expert on the life full, the beauty meat the lurks in every moment.

Ann Voskamp (via awelltraveledwoman)

I lived in books more than I lived anywhere else.

Neil Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane (via wordsnquotes)

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How I’d love to get away from here and be someone else for a while in a place where no-one knows or expects certain things from me.

Libba Bray (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

Open Letter of Appreciation to the Female Body

writingsforwinter:

Maybe when you were a child your father always shook down the wasp nest

or took to it with a bat until it exploded into Northern Lights.

And most people assumed it would always be your father doing that,

were never able to see how your mother already was:

sending…

restaurer:

clay stream by Liis Klammer on Flickr.
smartgirlsattheparty:

exchangealumni:

Around the world 62 million girls are not in school. Millions more are fighting to stay there. USAID - US Agency for International Development is one of many groups changing this global dynamic. What programs do you know about that help let girls learn? We’d love to hear about them!

Our friends over at The Malala Fund are doing some great work!

smartgirlsattheparty:

exchangealumni:

Around the world 62 million girls are not in school. Millions more are fighting to stay there. USAID - US Agency for International Development is one of many groups changing this global dynamic. What programs do you know about that help let girls learn? We’d love to hear about them!

Our friends over at The Malala Fund are doing some great work!

In general, people are not drawn to perfection in others. People are drawn to shared interests, shared problems, and an individual’s life energy. Humans connect with humans. Hiding one’s humanity and trying to project an image of perfection makes a person vague, slippery, lifeless, and uninteresting.

Robert Glover (via mirroir)

(via fuckyeahexistentialism)

thew0lfqueen:

Don’t date someone you wouldn’t own a dog with

(via neverknewatall)