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malformaty · 10 months ago
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— Erica Jong, from “Bitter Herb”, “Becoming Light: Poems New and Selected”
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softhe4rted · a year ago
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on growing ada limón, trying // florence + the machine, south london forever // felicia chiao // phoebe bridgers, garden song // ada limón, the burying beetle // shinsyl, "an afternoon in the garden" // edvan munch // ada limón, sparrow what did you say? // mary oliver, letter to _____. // amandina catrala
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morepeachyogurt · 3 months ago
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audre lorde; gemini
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poetrywillsaveme · a year ago
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from ‘The Voices’ in Certain Magical Acts, by Alice Notley
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words-and-coffee · 12 days ago
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love has little to do with blood relations/ and more to do with who you choose to bleed for
Trista Mateer,  Aphrodite Made Me Do It  
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godzilla-reads · 3 months ago
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Mary Oliver
The World I Live In // I Don’t Want to be Demure or Respectable // Franz Marc’s Blue Horses // On Meditating, Sort Of // Bazougey
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calyptapis · 5 months ago
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Louise Glück, "A Myth of Devotion" from Averno // Pablo Neruda, Sonnet XVII from One Hundred Love Sonnets (Translated by Stephen Tapscott) // Ocean Vuong, "On Earth We Are Briefly Gorgeous" from Night Sky with Exit Wounds
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-Nikita Gill “Night Songs to Aphrodite”
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dearerato · a year ago
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Some of my favorite lines from Snow and Dirty Rain, Richard Siken (via my twitter)
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wolfsneedles · a year ago
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franz kafka diary entries are haunting and relatable.
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malformaty · a month ago
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— Maurice Manning, from “The Philosophy of Contradiction”, Railsplitter
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softhe4rted · 7 months ago
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natalie díaz, when my brother was an aztec
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driedautumn · 10 months ago
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You don't love a perfect person, you fall in love with an imperfect person because he made you laugh like crazy, he made you feel special. You fall in love with a person who makes you forget about perfection. And I think that's beautiful
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darichonne · 26 days ago
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insta: @darichonne
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nymphpens · a month ago
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I miss you; that's all that comes out of my mouth whenever you come around. it hurts to know that I love you still and perhaps I always will.
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words-and-coffee · 7 days ago
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To love something deeply is to know that you will go to great lengths it protect it. To sing of love is almost always to sing of war
Trista Mateer,  Aphrodite Made Me Do It   
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godzilla-reads · 4 months ago
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—Have You Ever Tried to Enter the Long Black Branches by Mary Oliver
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calyptapis · 2 months ago
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T.S. Eliot, The Waste Land
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velvet-thoughts-and-honey · 6 months ago
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-Lisel Mueller “In Passing”
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ell-hs · 7 months ago
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prayers and prey
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