"That old September feeling, left over from school days, of summer passing, vacation nearly done, obligations gathering, books and football in the air … Another fall, another turned page: there was something of jubilee in that annual autumnal beginning, as if last year’s mistakes had been wiped clean by summer."

— Wallace Stegner (via delta-breezes)

This morning with coffee and words.

go away, summer.

go away, summer.

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"There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves; it is not my nature. My attachments are always excessively strong."

— Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey (via wordsnquotes)

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"Maybe you’re one of those people who writes poems, but rarely reads them. Let me put this as delicately as I can: If you don’t read, your writing is going to suck."

—  Kim Addonizio, Ordinary Genius: A Guide for the Poet Within (via writreadsaid)

"We can’t selectively numb emotion. Numb the dark and you numb the light."

— Brené Brown, Daring Greatly  (via thatkindofwoman)

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old floors.

old floors.

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