Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia.
Rachel. 18. South Carolina.

"To be oneself, simply oneself, is so amazing and and utterly unique an experience that it’s hard to convince oneself so singular a thing happens to everybody."
Simone de Beauvoir, Prime of Life (via femme-ex-machina)

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Mindset on B Positive #ThatsmybloodtypeBtw #GoodMorning #positivity #haveagoodday
"Poetry is the connecting link between body and mind. Every idea in poetry is grounded in emotion. Every word is a palpitation of the body. The multiplicity of interpretation surrounding a poem mirrors the stormy uncontrollability of emotion, where nature works her will. Emotion is chaos."
Camille Paglia, Sexual Personae (via slutz4rife)

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"Knowing how to be solitary is central to the art of loving. When we can be alone, we can be with others without using them as a means of escape."
bell hooks (via mcncmane)

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