“I didn’t know why I was going to cry, but I knew that if anybody spoke to me or looked at me too closely the tears would fly out of my eyes and the sobs would fly out of my throat and I’d cry for a week. I could feel the tears brimming and sloshing like water in a glass that is unsteady and too full.”—
“If neurotic is wanting two mutually exclusive things at one and the same time, then I’m neurotic as hell. I’ll be flying back and forth between one mutually exclusive thing and another for the rest of my days.”—Sylvia Plath (via bibliovore)
“At this point in time, France is the only nation in the first world where there is meaningful resistance to the rush of Austerity (aka. Hooverism) and the attempt by elites to permanently break the power and wealth of the middle and working class.”—Praying for the French (via azspot)
1. Trader Joe’s gluten-free granola really is the shit.
2. I can’t stop giggling about my dream last night. which involved attending a chanting circle…that chanted passion pit.
3. I felt my stomach drop this morning when, on NPR, I heard that the decision to over turn the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy is ‘in limbo.’ But then I remembered how I felt when Prop 8 was repealed….and then put back into effect. And how awful all of that felt. So if this means waiting a little bit longer for this shit to be put to rest for real, then lets do it.