Do you think the claw-machine claw gets lonely when no one wins for a long time, aching for the briefest moment of contact, the plush touch of fleeting companionship?
I said to the sun, ‘Tell me about the big bang.’ The sun said, ‘It hurts to become.’
Our hearts beat so loud the neighbours think we’re fucking when I’m just trying to find the nerve to touch your face.
Don’t be afraid, cause the sun’s still warm in the shade.
The oldest person alive was born on April 19, 1897, meaning that April 18th, 1897 was approximately the last time the Earth was inhabited by an entirely different set of people and if you don’t think that’s the realest shit ever then you can get right on outta town.
Instead of saying ‘I love you’ in Dutch we say ‘Je oma’s dikke lul’ which means ‘You’re my treasure’ and I think that’s beautiful.
You only missed my voice
when nobody else called you.
When you show me your love
I become a lover and a fighter both at once
And the grey mornings
The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink.