“i had been my whole life a bell, and never knew it until at that moment i was lifted up and struck.” -annie dillard Advertisements
so i had the lovely pleasure to have not one, but two friends (i has two friends?) visit me this week! we feasted, pranced, and caused mayhem around the boston-cambridge area. i ate enough to hate myself, realized the magic of red lipstick, and had a squirrel get all up in my grill. in short, […]
guys, i feel like i’ve been lying to you. i know you all think boston is just a bunch of cheap coffee, crunchy leaves, and academia, but in reality…this is the most typical part of boston: phew. glad that’s off my leg chest.
“this place where you are right now god circled on a map for you.” -hafiz
“it seemed to travel with her, to sweep her aloft in the power of song, so that she was moving in glory among the stars, and for a moment she, too, felt that the words darkness and light had no meaning, and only this melody was real.” -madeline l’engle, “a wrinkle in time”.
“anyone lived in a pretty how town (with up so floating many bells down) spring summer autumn winter he sang his didn’t he danced his did women and men (both little and small) cared for anyone not at all they sowed their isn’t they reaped their same sun moon stars rain children guess (but only […]
“the speaker in this case is a middle-aged witch, me- tangled on my two great arms, my face in a book and my mouth wide, ready to tell you a story or two. i have come to remind you, all of you: alice, samuel, kurt, eleanor, jane, brian, maryel, all of you draw near. alice, […]
“somewhere i have never traveled, gladly beyond any experience, your eyes have their silence: in your most frail gesture are things which enclose me, or which i cannot touch because they are too near your slightest look will easily unclose me though i have closed myself as fingers, you open always petal by petal myself […]