"Sure, I’m sad, but I’m not looking to soothe that sadness by replacing it with a new relationship. Women are allowed to be sad, and they’re allowed to be single, and they don’t need to hear that one day a man is going to make it all go away by telling her she is good enough again. She’s good enough as she is."
— Charlotte Green (via psych-facts)
"I am a very private person, yet I am an open book.
If you don’t ask…I won’t tell."
— (via haileymr)
(Source: iamboundtowin, via afreemindedoutkast)
"You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read."
— James Baldwin (via thasfia)
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"Introverts don’t get lonely if they don’t socialize with a lot of people, but we do get lonely if we don’t have intimate interactions on a regular basis."
— Sophia Dembling, in The Introvert’s Way. (via shadowlands7)
"I am a woman with a body. For that I offer no explanation, shame, excuse or apology. In a culture obsessed with women shrinking, confidence is controversial. It is courage. I’m taking my peace back."
— Erin Brown (via budddha)
(Source: liquid-diamonds-flowing, via budddha)
"I just miss you,
in a quite
— Vita Sackville-West, Excerpt from a letter to Virginia Woolf (via synthetic-synaesthesia)
(Source: 13neighbors, via rubensdaughter)
I kicked anxiety out this morning
No one told me
She made a copy of the key