“Journaling is like whispering to one’s self and listening at the same time.”
~ Bram Stoker
“What’s writing really about? It’s about trying to take fuller possession of the reality of your life.”
~ Ted Hughes
“You can rebel with drink and drugs but it’s better to rebel with art and music and theater and reading and being insatiably fascinated.”
~ the library haunter, @SketchesbyBoze
“Poetry is subconscious conversation, it is as much the work of those who understand it and those who make it.”
~ Sonia Sanchez
“Give your used emotions to poetry.”
~ every poet, @everypoet
“When you confront what people actually are like, rather than what you hope they’re like, the world makes a lot more sense to you.”
~ Joy Reid
“Sometimes that black hole swallows you.
Other times, you fight back,
And bite it.
~ Kimmie, @Kimmieluc
“I’m not self-medicating with chocolate. The lady at the shop wrote me a prescription…
Well, she called it a receipt.
“Why poetry will always be relevant is because it does not pretend there are even answers while simultaneously looking for them.”
~ Alex Dimitrov, @alexdimitrov
“Let’s end the day like it began. Find your completion, satisfaction, justification, or relaxation wherever you find it. Just find it.
~ Patrick Skinner, @SkinnerPm