“He was pointing at the moon, but I was looking at his hand.”
— Richard Siken, from “Anyway” (via thatkindofwoman)

(via thatkindofwoman)

“There is no shame in being hungry for another person. There is no shame in wanting very much to share your life with somebody.”
— Augusten Burroughs

(via ocularappetite)

You were cysts

in the spine of me,

the heart of me,

growing cancerously

through my lungs

until 

every breath was you.

(via writing365)