The way you slam your body into mine reminds me I’m alive but monsters are always hungry, darling, and they’re only a few steps behind you.
― Richard Siken (via halluzinogen)
Become friends with people who aren’t your age. Hang out with people whose first language isn’t the same as yours. Get to know someone who doesn’t come from your social class. This is how you see the world. This is how you grow.
― note to self (via splitterherzen)
She buried her ears into the calm of his heartbeat, and in a matter of seconds: fell terribly in love with the way her loneliness fell softly and suddenly, asleep, in his chest.
― Christopher Poindexter (via petrichour)