Poetry does not have subject matter, because it is the subject.– John Ashbery (via leopoldgursky)
Nervous states of the worst sort control me without pause. Everything that is...– Franz Kafka, Diaries (via kafkaesque-world)
There are books so alive that you’re always afraid that while you weren’t...– Marina Tsvetaeva (via ilovereadingandwriting)
يضيع جمال الحياة عندما تنظر بعينيك فقط and the beauty of life is lost when you only look with your eyes.
Read books. Care about things. Get excited. Try not to be too down on youself....– Hank Green (via booksandnerds)
how-novelistic: Did you know that the last chapter of Ulysses is exactly eight sentences? Eight sentences that last forty pages!
I meant to write about death, only life came breaking in as usual.– We remember Virginia Woolf, who passed away on this day in 1941. (via outofprintclothing)
so much depends upon a red wheel barrow glazed with rain water beside...– William Carlos Williams, “The Red Wheelbarrow” (via how-novelistic)
You will always be loved, and you will always be in love with love.– Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray (via bookmania)
A algunos hombres los disfraces no los disfrazan, sino los revelan. Cada uno se...– -Gilbert K. Chesterton- (via susurrameohmusa)
That’s how people live, by telling stories. What’s the first thing a kid says...– Jeffrey Eugenides (via troubled)