┋“I like weird. Conformity bores but is inescapable for the most part. We all follow something, even if it is following the goal of wanting to stand apart. We are a sea of ordinary people; it is always the quirk, the flaw or the ingenuity that stands out.”┋
― Donna Lynn Hope Continue reading✤ Conformity….. ?
┋”I caught you.” he smirked, and started into her eyes.
She folded her arms, and looked at him. “I didn’t ask you to.”
“I’ll drop you, then.” he raised his eyebrow a little.
“No.” she replied, and looked at him grumpily.┋ Continue reading✤ Well, fine, then
┋Whether I climb or fall down the stairs
Success and failure, they come in pairs.
Nightdreams, and my daymares
Pay the piper, and split hairs
I may put on airs, and put on wares
The truth, my chest
My back to theirs.┋Continue reading✤ To my chest, my back to theirs…
┋The legends speak of these spirits, these apparitions, accompanied by mythical creatures, deep within the forests. It’s the places where people go to never come out of, the remote parts where light makes its presence known once every century. And when they come, they come without a head – for to have a brain is to be human, and these spirits, they’re nothing but human. They are the forest made in shape.┋ Continue reading✤ The halcyon headless apparitions…
┋When people look at me, they automatically assume I’m dark and weird. Why can’t they see the truth? I’m just a girl, trying to find my place in the world.┋
Gena Showalter Continue reading✤ You can’t see me …
┋I sit against this concrete, stare plastered like a Pollock painting on the opposite wall, replaying foggy scenes that have long gave their last breath. I seemingly see, like a seething seer, seeking to seep into the seeds of truth, every detail through the clouds of time.┋ Continue reading✤ Thoughts…
┋Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
From what I’ve tasted of desire
I hold with those who favor fire.
But if it had to perish twice,
I think I know enough of hate
To say that for destruction ice
Is also great
And would suffice.┋ Continue reading✤ A Song of Fire and Ice