you’re across this city
you’re across the city
and I’m too sober
to take on this
I don’t know
you all that well
but I’m still
sick for you.
how that can happen.
as a matter of fact,
I’m laughing now
as I get up
to turn off
I didn’t cry during my mini speech, mission accomplished.
A tongue of lava oozes out from beneath the recently cooled crust of a flow. The silica contained within, reflects the early morning sunlight, giving its surface a glassy sheen.
Photo and caption credit: Bruce Omori
Yahoo!’s first change will be that all Tumblr blog names must now end in an exclamation point.
"Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody’s power and is not easy."
Aristotle (via greatauthorquotes)
"People speak sometimes about the ‘bestial’ cruelty of man, but that is terribly unjust and offensive to beasts; no animal could ever be so cruel as a man, so artfully, so artistically cruel."
Meanwhile Tumblr just got bought for like a billion dollars. Is it unreasonable to think that we helped this happen, like, even a little bit? I didn’t think so, either. Throw some of that my way, Yahoo.
in the enveloping darkness, in the sweat and saliva and flesh
on flesh on tongue, trafficking in intimacies and being
trafficked with someone who isn’t real
-ly desiring you, but your import for his hunger and yours for his,
what is this transaction but a way to find your way, somehow,
whatever the means, whatever the costs, home?
Isa Barbier, Dome, (2008).
"I think there are plenty of good people in America, but there are also plenty of bad people in America and the bad ones are the ones who seem to have all the power and be in these positions to block things that you and I need. Because this is the situation, you and I have to preserve the right to do what is necessary to bring an end to that situation, and it doesn’t mean that I advocate violence, but at the same time I am not against using violence in self-defense. I don’t even call it violence when it’s self-defense, I call it intelligence."
Malcolm X (via whatgivz)