"We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand - and melting like a snowflake."
- Francis Bacon, Sr. (via beherenowandzen)
Painting-Branches of an Almond Tree in Blossom by Vincent Van Gogh
"Throw off your tiredness. Let me show you one tiny spot of the beauty that can’t be spoken."
- Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī (via panatmansam)
"When I make a film, it is a sleep in which I am dreaming."
July 5, 1889 — October 11, 1963
“If I’m going to have a public platform, I want to use it not just to elevate myself but to elevate issues that are important to me. I know a lot of people would rather not have me be the face of this thing…but what’s exciting about what’s happening now, culturally, is that there are so many more trans folks coming forward and saying, ‘This is who I am, this is my story, I will not be silent anymore, I will not be in hiding anymore,’ and that’s when a movement really happens, right?” - Laverne Cox, The Making of an Icon
Louise Bourgeois and Tracey Emin, Do Not Abandon Me, 2009-2010
I Lost You // Reaching for you // I wanted to love You more