Posts tagged 'love'
"When I say, ‘I love you,’ it’s not because I want you or because I can’t have you. It has nothing to do with me. I love what you are, what you do, how you try. I’ve seen your kindness and your strength. I’ve seen the best and the worst of you. And I understand with perfect clarity exactly what you are. You’re a heck of a person."
Joss Whedon (via uhmazeballs)
Cat toes get me every time.
How stripping off to play Helen of Troy on the London stage changed the way I feel about my body
It’s October. It’s dusk. It’s the second week of rehearsals for The Trojan Women, a modern version of Euripides’ tragedy in which I’m greedily playing three different roles: Cassandra, the…
“I Think I Am In Friend-Love With You” written by and illustrated by Yumi Sakugawa, published in Sadie Magazine, 2012.
Putting your head on your friend’s shoulder or holding their hand is weird? I better call Liana right now and tell her that spooning and skipping down the streets holding hands probably isn’t kosher either.
Or scratching their neck, or petting their hair, or giving them foot rubs, or dozing on each other at the station while you wait for the first bus to run after a fantastic night out.
IDEK. Is it supposed to be weird because people assume that foot rubs and spooning are only tools to get you laid?
If so, then WOW is your world so much worse than mine or what.
Isn’t about kissing, holding hands, the dates, and showing off. It isn’t a competition. It’s about being with someone who makes you happy in a way that no one else can. It’s about being with someone who you accepts your weirdness. It’s about being yourself around them and they can be their self around you.
"You will fall in love with your friends. Deep, passionate love. You will create a second family with them, a kind of tribe that makes you feel less vulnerable. Sometimes our families can’t love us all the time. Sometimes we’re born into families who don’t know how to love us properly. They do as much as they can but the rest is up to our friends. They can love you all the time, without judgement. At least the good ones can."
FLAGLER BITTIES! <3
… AND SUDDENLY I CRIED ALL OVER MY KEYBOARD.