Category: writers

But I must admit I miss you quite terribly. Th…

But I must admit I miss you quite terribly. The world is too quiet without you nearby. I go to bed early and rise late and feel as if I have hardly slept.

You have never loved me. You have only thought…

You have never loved me. You have only thought it pleasant to be in love with me.

Miss someone until they come back, or until yo…

Miss someone until they come back, or until you come back, until their absence in your life becomes something to be avoided at all costs. Miss them until you don’t have to anymore, until you’re reunited in your favorite booth in your favorite restaurant ordering your favorite meal, miss them until it feels like you never left. Or miss them until you can’t anymore, until the things you miss are identified and cataloged as things and not a person, until you figure out that easy company and long talks and unblinking, all-knowing eye contact will find you again the way they found you the first time. Miss someone until you don’t.

I am always saying “Glad to’ve met you” to som…

I am always saying “Glad to’ve met you” to somebody I’m not at all glad I met. If you want to stay alive, you have to say that stuff, though.

I never realized what a big deal that was. How…

I never realized what a big deal that was. How amazing it is to find someone who wants to hear about all the things that go on in your head.

I like it when it rains hard. It sounds like w…

I like it when it rains hard. It sounds like white noise everywhere, which is like silence but not empty.

Most people are other people. Their thoughts a…

Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.

This is what I like about photographs. They’re…

This is what I like about photographs. They’re proof that once, even if just for a heartbeat, everything was perfect.

Sometimes people are beautiful. Not in looks. …

Sometimes people are beautiful.
Not in looks.
Not in what they say.
Just in what they are.

We are all wearing masks. That is what makes u…

We are all wearing masks. That is what makes us interesting.