i do not tolerate a world emptied of you. i have tried. for a year i have called every black tree marya morevna; i have looked for your face in the patterns of the ice. in the dark, i have pored over the loss of you like pale gold. - Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless
so-many-aesthetics: “ Mythology and Literature Aesthetics Hades and Persephone - Greek Mythology “ Tell me losing everything is what saved you. Tell me you finally tasted freedom. Don’t lie. Women lie to their mothers.
This child has nothing, including not even enough food, but the child is offering a sucker to the camera person. This has got to be one of the most heart warming photos I've ever seen ♥ Photo by Emil Leonardi - Sierra Leone,