A 1887 handwritten draft of Whitman’s 1865 poem “O Captain! My Captain!

A 1887 handwritten draft of Whitman’s 1865 poem “O Captain! My Captain!

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/ Posted on Feb 23 2014 at 3:34am with 5 notes
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The worst way to feel about someone is the want to hit them in the face for the pain they’ve caused you, but also the want to kiss them hard on the mouth for the pain you felt while they were away.

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/ Posted on Dec 31 2013 at 2:43pm via secretlyavulcan with 26 notes
/ Posted on Dec 31 2013 at 2:43pm via poetryforpoppies with 66 notes

What a treacherous thing it is to believe that a person is more than a person.

Papertowns by John Green (via bleedingheartofmine)
/ Posted on Dec 31 2013 at 2:43pm via lissywrites with 31 notes

Words are things, and a small drop of ink, falling like dew upon a thought, produces that which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.

Lord Byron (sent to me by neko-myuki-chan-draws.tumblr.com)

fuckyeahwritersquotesandwisdom:

"That’s when I decided to become a writer and escape into the pages I create."  - Nicholas Catron ,Prosaic

/ Posted on Dec 31 2013 at 2:43pm via treesofreverie with 24 notes

The sense that you’re having an intellectual exchange with the author, following his or her train of thought and you can accompany each other for weeks on end.

The Library of Unrequited Love by Sophie Divry (via treesofreverie)
/ Posted on Dec 31 2013 at 2:42pm via iawokenadreamer with 31 notes
iawokenadreamer:

Mmh good old john green

iawokenadreamer:

Mmh good old john green