Books say: She did this because. Life says: She did this. Books are where things are explained to you; life is where things aren’t. I’m not surprised some people prefer books.
― Julian Barnes, Flaubert’s Parrot (via observando)
Staying very still in the darkness, I became less and less convinced of the fact that I actually existed.
― Haruki Murakami, The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (via escolma)
Japanese words I love :


現実 - Genjitsu- Reality

真実 - Shinjitsu- Truth

懺悔 - Zange - Repentance

唯心論 - Yuishinron- Mentalism

有限 - Yuugen - Limited

焦燥 - Shōsō - Impatience

後悔 - Koukai - Regret

満月- Mangetsu - Full moon


if someone writes you a letter or makes you a mixtape or composes a poem or song about you or creates literally anything for you then you had better cherish the absolute shit out of that person because they care about you a real lot

A good mixture of nothing and everything is eating up my head alive.
― Anne Sexton (via stainedpoems)