"Puzzle pieces don’t always connect do they?"

Ellen Hopkins, Fallout (via quoted-books)
"You are most powerful when you are most silent. People never expect silence. They expect words, motion, defense, offense, back and forth. They expect to leap into the fray. They are ready, fists up, words hanging leaping from their mouths. Silence? No."

Alison McGhee (via larmoyante)
"Make the first move, tell people how you feel, stop being so scared of rejection, stop feeling so engulfed with thoughts that aren’t even yours, and stop wasting your fucking time."

what i needed to hear (via splitterherzen)
"Here’s to strong women. May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them."

Unknown  (via featherumbrellas)
"A writer never takes a vacation. For a writer life consists of either writing or thinking about writing."

Eugène Ionesco (via maxkirin)