"

As we made love, our scars met,
grazing long enough for mine to say
‘He tries to hide me,’
and for yours to reply
‘I know I embarrass her.’

'He never learned how to swim,' whispered my scar.
‘She got picked last in gym class,
then cried into her pillow,’ replied yours.

Just then, a huge wound opened in me.
You touched it. It closed.
I was filled, fully healed, and I knew
I would never be able not to love you.

"

- Intercourse, Tom C. Hunley

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"It’s a kind of war
where I plant bombs inside
of myself."

- Anne Sexton, “The Addict,” from Live or Die (via lifeinpoetry)

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What we’re reading

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Off your meds

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On the roofs

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"Women not employed by the beauty industrial complex will tell you that your thirties are better than your twenties, due to increased confidence and comfort in one’s own skin. It’s counter-intuitive, perhaps, for a culture as youth obsessed as ours, where magazines whisper that happiness is proportional to the gap between one’s thighs, but I suspect that part of contentment lies instead in the spaces one takes up without reservation or apology."

- Suzannah Paul, “Nevermind the Gap" on deeperstory.com. (via unfamiliarize)

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laughingsquid:

Like a Vision, A Cartoony Mural of a Man Hungering After Facebook Likes by Mister Thoms

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October will be 15 years since Fight Club was released. Still the best movie ever.

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Peanuts

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Peanuts

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Alyssa Monks

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devidsketchbook:

IRÉEL BY FLORA BORSI

Photographer Flora Borsi ( tumblr / facebook / behance ) - “In this series called ”IRÉEL” I mixed photographic elements with painting techniques. A hyperrealist painter aims to achieve a result which looks like a real photographic picture. A pictorialist photographer’s desired result is visually equivalent to a painting. The photographs are real, I’ve just applied some color/toning effects, adjusted the contrast and a few skin retouch.”

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Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters

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showslow:

(1) President Abraham Lincolnwho had depression
(2) Writer Virginia Woolfwho had bipolar disorder
(3) Artist Vincent Van Goghwho had bipolar disorder
(4) Writer Sylvia Plathwho had depression
(5) Mathematician John Nash (from A Beautiful Mind), who had schizophrenia

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