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Sylvia Plath (I Love To Sit In Silence). Sometimes it's good to take some time to sit in silence.

My whole life I've been telling myself "don't be afraid."                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Wise Words: Live Anyway. Remember: it isn't courage if you aren't afraid!

"I Thought I Could Not Be Hurt," quoted in the introduction to Letters Home: Correspondence 1950–1963 (1975) as Plath's first poem, written at age 14

"Then, suddenly my world turned gray, and darkness wiped aside my joy. A dull and aching void was left, where careless hands had reached out to destroy.

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What if we are the answer and love was the question?of one thing I am certain: it will always be you that gives flight to the butterflies inside me. If life is the question mark, then you my love, are the period typed with certainty.

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This love, it is true. There was a reason she loved the moon so much . It was because the moon didn't critisize her , didn't talk bad to her . The moon just watched and gave off light .

"I would rather be ashes than dust. I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by dry-rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. The function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time." -Jack London #jacklondon #typewriter

"I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. The function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.

When silence was born

“Their tears were their love” series poem Christopher Poindexter. ----the first sentence

Lovely, Lord Byron.

Lord Byron, one of my favorite Romantic Poets. Go figure, I was born about 150 years too late.

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"I Wish I Wrote The Way I Thought" by Benedict Smith (poem) "I'd write about you a lot more than I should.

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She was never crazy. She didn't let her heart settle in a cage. She was born wild, and sometimes we need people like her. For it's the horrors in her heart which cause the flames in ours, and she was always willing to burn for everything she ever loved.

i cannot live without these moments, even just a few a day. the space of is-ness, the calm in the storm

Virginia Woolf, from her book "The Waves", on quiet and coffee cups. Personally I prefer tea, but the sentiment is there.

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