I imagine potential scenarios of tomorrow’s events before i fall asleep
At times the world may seem an unfriendly and sinister place, but believe that there is much more good in it than bad. All you have to do is look hard enough. And what might seem to be a series of unfortunate events may in fact be the first steps of a journey.
I thought she was sleeping until I heard her call out from across the room, “Will you bring me a glass of water?” I did. Then in her always-sleepy tone and drawl she said, “Do you remember when you were a little boy and you would ask your mama to bring you a glass of water?” Yeah. “You know how half the time you weren’t even thirsty. You just wanted that hand that was attached to that glass that was attached to that person you just wanted to stay there until you fell asleep.” She took the glass of water that I brought her and just sat it down full on the table next to her. Wow, I thought. What am I gonna do with love like this.
—One Night from Dito Montiel’s A Guide To Recognizing Your Saints
i’d really like some wireless waterproof earbuds for shower time
The worst part of it all wasn’t losing him, it was losing me.
I think as you grow older your christmas list gets smaller and the things you really want for the holidays can’t be bought
Last night my little sister (5th grade) was making an e-mail account
She saw gender and went to click female when she noticed the “other” choice
She looked at me confused and I started to explain that some people don’t think they fit in with strictly male or female
"Oh! You mean like transgender and stuff like that. I was freaked out for a second- I thought they meant robots."
Yet another example the kids are more open-minded than adults
the worst thing is when someone insults you and they’re right
I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it’s these things I’d believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn’t all she should be. I love her and it is the beginning of everything.
Your handwriting. The way you walk. Which china pattern you choose. It’s all giving you away. Everything you do shows your hand. Everything is a self-portrait. Everything is a diary.
there are some people who touch you as if you are
beautiful, and at times that is the most unbearable thing that you can feel. And there are some people who
are so much that you can’t look at them without feeling as if every nerve is pushing out of your body to try to
touch his synapses, and you can’t tell if your body is betraying your heart or your heart is betraying your
If you think I’m funny now just wait til you see me drunk.