Not Forever. Just for Now.

writer + reader + cook + barista + critical thinker + southern history and culture enthusiast + Virginian / Floridian + tattooed-lady + bitter college graduate
johndarnielle:

it crests my dashboard and I feel something I can’t name or describe except that it’s awesome and humbling, and I remember the person I wrote the song about; and I think, your story has spoken to so many, in places so far and wide
to survive is to leave a legacy of hope

me, too

johndarnielle:

it crests my dashboard and I feel something I can’t name or describe except that it’s awesome and humbling, and I remember the person I wrote the song about; and I think, your story has spoken to so many, in places so far and wide

to survive is to leave a legacy of hope

me, too

(Source: cheesekills)

#fogged #windows #mint

#fogged #windows #mint

Small

1.

"Sometimes I wish I hadn’t turned away."

"But both of us can’t explode our lives."

1A) 

"I wish you hadn’t turned away."

"But we’ve already exploded our lives so many times."

2. 

I wish it were as hot as it was that day when we ran into the waves of the St. Augustine beach and I slept while you flew your Chinese kite.

3. 

I have forgotten the words in the dust on the windows of the unremembered souvenir shop along that narrow vein of a highway in Florida.

4.

Your knuckles bleed. The boys ran off. We’re left alone in the 3am air- touched only by the asphalt and the spanish moss that gropes for us.

Before I Knew What It Meant:

A girl in my class, who babysat your daughter, said she saw you passed out on the couch one night. Your arm hung over the edge and the tip of your finger grazed an empty bottle of wine. Most of the wine, she remembered, had spilled out on the carpet under the coffee table.

vintagenola:

Highway 11 Bridge heading towards New Orleans - 1951
Photo by A. Pelle

Where it does end.

vintagenola:

Highway 11 Bridge heading towards New Orleans - 1951

Photo by A. Pelle

Where it does end.

Mood:

Pantone 13-3820 TCX Lavender Fog

October Horror:

  1. The Mummy (Universal)
  2. The Dunwich Horror
  3. Children of the Corn
  4. In the Mouth of Madness
  5. Hellraiser 
  6. Hellraiser II
  7. Buffy the Vampire Slayer (season 3)
  8. The Shining 
  9. The Thing (1982)