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bradburyblues:

What I Carried by Maggie Smith

roofbeams1:

roofbeams1:

danez smith, “recklessly” (excerpt) from don’t call us dead, 2017 

…stop hurting your body, forgive yourself. you…

…stop hurting your body, forgive yourself. your flesh is just a cocoon holding in your energy, it is not who you are. your identity is not your body- it is your energy, vibrancy, kindness, intelligence, the way you make others feel. Your body is a biologically perfect machine, built perfectly to keep your beautiful mind alive and healthy.

The hands that touched us don’t belong to us, …

The hands that touched us don’t belong to us, only / deeper, when the roses darken, / a rhythm in the mountain’s shadow / crickets moisten our silence in the night.

Love is vivid. I never wanted the pale version…

Love is vivid. I never wanted the pale version.

Blood of my sweet unrest runs all the same—I a…

Blood of my sweet unrest runs all the same—I am in love with you—

No matter what you say — I want to be near you…

No matter what you say — I want to be near you.

Mad, but beautifully mad, hypnotised by the ga…

Mad, but beautifully mad, hypnotised by the gaze of the self into self,

O crown of Death, I don’t / forget you. Even n…

O crown of Death, I don’t / forget you. Even now, I trespass in your name.

You’ve felt it, haven’t you? Those feelings th…

You’ve felt it, haven’t you? Those feelings that seem to get so big in your chest, like something is so beautiful it aches?