"The Average Fourth Grader Is A Better Poet Than... →
tetraghost: commovente: While in graduate school at the University of Houston, I supplemented my income by working as a writer in residence for Writers in the Schools (WITS). I was with WITS for three years, during which I visited third, fourth, and fifth grade classrooms, and worked with groups of students visiting the Menil museum of art, the Houston Historical Society, and the Houston...
What kind of world do we live in when young men are so proud of violating...– Jessica Valenti, In Rape Tragedies, the Shame Is Ours (via rhrealitycheck)
So, I guess that’s what happens, when you fall in love with that perfect someone...– Abraham M. Alghanem, Summer and Autumn (via mediwriter)
Love Me Or Hate Me, I'm Still An Obsession: The 13... →
pain-is-caused-by-pleasure: 1. We practice rites to attune ourselves with the natural rhythm of life forces marked by the phases of the Moon and the seasonal Quarters and Cross Quarters. 2. We recognize that our intelligence gives us a unique responsibility toward our environment. We seek to live in harmony with nature in…
I can't explain myself, I'm afraid, Sir, because...
I wonder if I’ve been changed in the night? Let me think. Was I the same when I got up this morning? I almost think I can remember feeling a little different. But if I’m not the same, the next question is ‘Who in the world am I?’ Ah, that’s the great puzzle! -alice in wonderland There are days when i look at myself in the mirror and think, HAVE I CHANGED? i rack...
I wanted a perfect ending. Now I’ve learned, the hard way, that some poems don’t...– Gilda Radner (via kari-shma)
Sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m...– Jonathan Safran Foer (via kari-shma)