Wild & Free

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart
-Confucius

Desire as round as peaches bloom in me all night, I no longer gather what falls.

Anne Carson, “On Hedonism,” Great American Prose Poems: From Poe to Present.    (via seulray)

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Falling in love with yourself first doesn’t make you vain or selfish, it makes you indestructible.

—Things I’ll teach my children  (via whitenes-s)

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Without their chloroplasts plants would be left like the rest of us, to eat what they find. Instead they hold out their green palms and catch light. If there is magic in the world, surely this is it: the descendants of tiny creatures in leaves, capable of ingesting the sun.

Rob Dunn, “The Glory of Leaves,” National Geographic

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The female doesn’t want a rich man or a handsome man or even a poet, she wants a man who understands her eyes if she gets sad, and points to his chest and say: ‘Here is your home country.’