Factober

Throughout my lifetime I've left pieces of my heart here and there. And now, there's almost barely enough to stay alive. But I force a smile, knowing that my ambition far exceeded my talent.

Posted 5 months ago

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It is clear that the pharmaceutical industry is not, by any stretch of the

It is clear that the pharmaceutical industry is not, by any stretch of the imagination, doing enough to ensure that the poor have access to adequate medical care.
Posted 5 months ago

Never forget to express your gratitude for the gift of life.

Never forget to express your gratitude for the gift of life.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

He taught me that language was rubbery, plastic. It wasn't, as I thought, s

He taught me that language was rubbery, plastic. It wasn't, as I thought, something you just use, but something you can play with. Words were made up of little bits that could be shuffled, turned back to front, remixed. They could be tucked and folded int
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Freedom is inextricably linked to sacrifice and compromise.

Freedom is inextricably linked to sacrifice and compromise.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

It went on and on; intentionally, unintentionally, it didn't matter. The en

It went on and on; intentionally, unintentionally, it didn't matter. The end was the same: broken people left in pieces, lives fractured, love bludgeoned.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

The desires you aspire to need strong chains of intent.

The desires you aspire to need strong chains of intent.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

He who walks in another's tracks leaves no footprints.

He who walks in another's tracks leaves no footprints.
Posted 5 months ago

His fingertips came to rest against the back of my hand, sending a zip of c

His fingertips came to rest against the back of my hand, sending a zip of current through my whole body. “I’m done hiding,” he whispered. “Nothing has changed. I know we might not have a lot of time, but what we do have, I want to spend right here.
Posted 5 months ago

Through positive civil actions, the church can influence the society.

Through positive civil actions, the church can influence the society.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I was reading the dictionary. I thought it was a poem about everything.

I was reading the dictionary. I thought it was a poem about everything.
Posted 5 months ago

If you fear it you believe in it

If you fear it you believe in it
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

People enjoy convincing others, if others are wrong they convince them towa

People enjoy convincing others, if others are wrong they convince them towards right, if others are already right they still want to convince them towards wrong.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago