theme

Meanwhile in my head, I'm undergoing open-heart surgery - Anne Sexton
2595"My heart talks about nothing but you." - Albert Camus, from The Just
462"You’ll never lose me through any fault of mine." - Simone de Beauvoir, from The Mandarins
218"No one has ever loved you like I love you." - Albert Camus, from The Just
293"It’s easy, it’s so much easier to die of your contradictions than to live with them." - Albert Camus, from The Just
1058"That’s why I like you so much. Your heart isn’t dead." - Albert Camus, from The Just
257"Deep feelings always mean more than they are conscious of saying. Great feelings take with them their own universe, splendid or abject.They light up with their passion an exclusive world in which they recognize their climate." - Albert Camus, from Essays
294"Vague memories, nothing but memories." - W.B. Yeats, from Collected Poems
283"You will be with me again […]" - Sappho, from Fragments
186"I will
submit to whatever poetry is
I accept no limits." - Adrienne Rich, from Later Poems Selected And New: 1971 - 2012
517"The beauty of darkness
is how it lets you see." - Adrienne Rich, from Later Poems Selected And New: 1971 - 2012
126

"…I hid in the cage of my mind…”

437"Whoever is a poet is one always, and continually assaulted by poetry." - Jorge Luis Borges, from Blindness
187

go all the way with what matters

627"I looked intently at everything; I didn’t want to forget. But to keep the past alive, it has to be fed with regrets and tears. How was I to hold on to my memories and protect my heart?" - Simone de Beauvoir, from The Mandarins
/ past