voluntary collision

you be you and I’ll be me, today and today and today, and let’s trust the future to tomorrow. let the stars keep track of us. let us ride our own orbits and trust that they will meet.

-jerry spinelli: love, stargirl-

hmm

i hadn’t realized how much i have been needing to meet someone i might be able to say everything to.

-elizabeth berg: talk before sleep-

fortuitous

in time and in seasons, how fortuitous are her reasons. for letting herself run, run from the mistakes.

thank you.

in time

she said: i let my guard down for you. in time you will too.

a wish to be the wisherman

if wishes were fishes, we’d all cast nets.

-frank herbert: dune-

give and receive

i wondered if that was how forgiveness budded; not with the fanfare of epiphany, but with pain gathering its things, packing up, and slipping away unannounced in the middle of the night.

-khaled hosseini: the kite runner-

the rush

love, genuine passionate love, was his for the first time.

-jack london: the call of the wild-