Factober

A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself from within.

Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

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Age has given me the gift of me; it just gave me what I was always longing

Age has given me the gift of me; it just gave me what I was always longing for, which was to get to be the woman I've already dreamt of being. Which is somebody who can do rest and do hard work and be a really constant companion, a constant, tender-hearte
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Ours was the age of enlightenment, he said, when the battle cry was, ‘We mu

Ours was the age of enlightenment, he said, when the battle cry was, ‘We must know, we shall know!’, and reason would depose superstition and we be liberated by it.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I heard her voice, her stories, her softness as she spoke of her family, an

I heard her voice, her stories, her softness as she spoke of her family, and her iron as she spoke of me - I heard her scream, and I moved without thought.
Posted 2 months ago

That daily life is really good one appreciates when one wakes from a horrib

That daily life is really good one appreciates when one wakes from a horrible dream or when one takes the first outing after a sickness. Why not realize it now?
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I wouldn't give ten gallons of my own piss for clear sentence that gives th

I wouldn't give ten gallons of my own piss for clear sentence that gives the sense of a tree as a tree, when I revel in the nonsense of its being my own Grandfather, a letter from yesterday, or a masturbating fist.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

In a while the organism will repair itself, and I, the ghost within it, wil

In a while the organism will repair itself, and I, the ghost within it, will be my old self again. But the truth, he knows, is otherwise. His pleasure in living has been snuffed out. Like a leaf on a stream, like a puffball on a breeze, he has begun to fl
Posted 2 months ago

People err who think my art comes easily to me. I assure you, dear friend,

People err who think my art comes easily to me. I assure you, dear friend, nobody has devoted so much time and thought to compositions as I. There is not a famous master whose music I have not industriously studied through many times.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Got nothing to say now, huh? Figures." She snorted. Hearing voices was one

Got nothing to say now, huh? Figures." She snorted. Hearing voices was one thing, but talking back to them probably hiked her up to a whole new level of psychosis. Awesome.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

The P's of life:Passion, Persistence, Perseverance.

The P's of life:Passion, Persistence, Perseverance.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Every good deed is acceptable goodness.

Every good deed is acceptable goodness.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

People who always arrive early aren't worth waiting for.

People who always arrive early aren't worth waiting for.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

You want a friend in this city? [Washington, DC.] Get a dog!

You want a friend in this city? [Washington, DC.] Get a dog!
Posted 2 months ago