and i’m getting way better at being present. i’m generally a very future focused person so much so that i don’t think about what i need to get done right now but i’m getting so much better at worrying about only what i can take care of right now and it’s a good feeling
Wilson and I are in a similar boat…type…thing.
Hey, yeah, you wanna like let me kiss you on the cheek? Yeah, ok, whoops! I missed and our lips touched multiples times at different intervals. Wow, what an absolute bummer.
I think I have made the executive decision to buy a really large, worn in men’s button down to wear around my flat.
While all of us can celebrate the return of the charmingly geeky, super enthusiastic field trip champion, Ms. Frizzle’s renewed presence in American living rooms is especially important for women and girls. That’s because, despite Ms. Frizzle’s unstoppable energy and daring thirst for adventure, real-world examples of her character — women who rock the science field — are lacking.
I am the sea and nobody owns me.
Pippi Longstocking (1997)
Around the bones is built a house, plastered over with flesh and blood, in which dwell pride and pretense, old age and death. Even the chariot of a king loses its glitter in the course of time; so too the body loses its health and strength. But goodness does not grow old with the passage of time.
I fox ‘heart’, striking a modern breast
hollow as a drum, and ‘beauty’ I taboo.
Sometimes, I daydream about running into you guys in Walmart. The passing, the double take, the hesitant name call out, the joyful embrace, the smiling inquisition, the elated exclaims, the attempt to stuff you in my trunk to take you home with me.