Be careful who you trust, the devil was once an angel.
In winter I think spring will be my salvation, and in summer I think autumn, and in autumn winter, it is always the same, I hope from one season to the next.
You haven’t healed, I can tell from how cruel you are.
…throw roses into the abyss.
…one day I’ll touch the world with bare hands
even if it burns.
in the mouth of loneliness.
it’s teeth are soft
but it will scar you for life.
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Soon I’ll grow up, and I won’t even flinch at your name.
take the art.
slice it from their skin.
leave the color behind.
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You have always approached everything terrible trustfully. You have wanted to pet every monster.
I am not a person to say the words out loud
I think them strongly, or let them hunger from the page:
know it from there, from my silence, from somewhere other
than my tongue
the quiet love
the silent rage.
Love breaks my bones and I laugh
But then she settles down,
remembering that, in fact, she
is what the world’s afraid of.
People empty me. I have to get away to refill.
Repetition is important in the training not only of animals but also of humans.
Pi, Life Of Pi (Yann Martel)
In the very depths of Hell, do not demons love one another?