• Silphium
  • Cry Violet
  • Silky Frankenia
  • Water Tassel-fern
  • Clubmoss Everlasting
  • Sickle-leaved Waxflower
  • Galapagos Amaranth
mar 13 2012 ∞
feb 17 2013 +
  • cold feet
    • warm socks
  • frozen exhales
  • birthday
  • porridge
  • crispiness in the air
  • smoking chimneys
  • hot teas
  • fireplace burning
mar 13 2012 ∞
feb 10 2016 +
  • "evaporated like the tail end of a sweet dream" (pg. 1)
  • "I always had a terribly hard time trying to imagine people in bed together." (pg. 6)
  • "There is something demoralizing about watching two people get more and more crazy about each other, especially when you are the only extra person in the room. It's like watching Paris from an express caboose heading in the opposite direction--every second the city gets smaller and smaller, only you feel it's really you getting smaller and smaller and lonelier and lonelier, rushing away from all those lights and that excitement at about a million miles an hour." (pg. 16)
  • "The silence depressed me. It wasn't the silence of silence. It was my own silence." (pg. 18)
  • "Whenever I'm sad I'm going to die, or so...
mar 12 2012 ∞
feb 17 2013 +
  • Flower: Azaleas, wisteria, bluebells, white lilacs.
  • Colour: Wine, sage.
  • Noise: The sound of his heartbeat, wind in trees, downpour on tin, morning birds chirping, the cracking sound on a record player.
  • Scents: Wet soil, dead leaves, coffee grounds, lavender on my pillow, old books, firewood burning.
  • Feeling: The moment you get into hot bath water when you’re very chilled, gentle touches, rugged cosily on a cold/rainy day with a good book.
  • Time of day: The early morning when everything is still and quiet.
  • Instrument: Harp, piano, cello.
  • Season: Autumn, winter.
  • Weather: Thunder, wet, windy, cold, gentle snow.
  • Tea: English Breakfast and Chamomile with...
dec 27 2011 ∞
dec 28 2016 +

art, articulation and eloquence in writing, autumn, being kissed at the suprasternal notch, being motivated, bruises, candles, incense, clavicles, dark humour/sarcasm, long hot showers, neat small handwriting, open-mindedness, painting, observing, philosophy, poetry, psychology, quiet, reading, realists, reveries, scars, solitude, writing letters, masquerade, victorian era, vocabulary.

mar 11 2012 ∞
dec 28 2016 +