Category: Other Writers

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“You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the end.” – C.S Lewis

“What interests me is the transformation, not the monument. I don’t construct ruins, but I feel ruins are moments when things show themselves. A ruin is not a catastrophe. It is the moment when things can start again.”-Anselm Kiefer

When the torches came

“When they came, the mountains shuddered. The rivers emptied themselves of bones. Undressed until they were naked and still.

107.0 Miles

A hole covered in moss. I visit you there, from time to time to time to ti-. I’m sorry. I’ve lost my little sliver of the future again.

“I hope you all find yourselves sleeping with someone you love, maybe not all of the time, but a lot of the time. The touch of a foot in the night is sincere. I hope you like your work, I hope there’s mystery and poetry in your life — not even poems, but patterns. I hope you can see them. Often these patterns will … Read More

Because I Exist

Most of my life has been spent trying to shrink myself. Trying to become smaller. Quieter. Less sensitive. Less opinionated. Less needy. Less me. Because I didn’t want to be a burden. I didn’t want to be too much or push people away. I wanted people to like me. I wanted to be cared for and valued.

My soul feels this way today & the snakes start to sing.

I’ve lost the plot again Tell your friends to sharpen their teeth There’s a few quid to be made… And my soul’s a sorry state So come on down, you’re empty lovers. Worms come out of the woodwork And the snakes start to sing. Do you feel the chill, Clawing at the back of your neck? I start to spill. Did you really think … Read More My soul feels this way today & the snakes start to sing.

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Stay and watch the stars come out and then the sun as they all fade away I’ll sing every song I wrote if it’ll make you wanna stay And then I’ll say That I missed you And these words They’ll convince you I poured through every song I wrote Every line that I’ve cried every note that was spilt with this pen And every … Read More <\3

And games that never amount To more than they’re meant Will play themselves out.

You have suffered enough And warred with yourself It’s time that you won.

“You may shoot me with your words, you may cut me with your eyes, you may kill me with your hatefulness, but still, like air, I’ll rise!”

Faces

You are beginning to understand, aren’t you? That the whole world is inside you: in your perspectives and in your heart. That to be able to find peace, you must find peace within yourself first, and to truly enjoy life, you must enjoy who you are. And once you learn how to master this, you will be protected form everything that makes you feel … Read More Faces