You read and write and sing and experience, thinking that one day these things will build the character you admire to live as. You love and lose and bleed best you can, to the extreme, hoping that one day the world will read you like the poem you want to be. ― Charlotte Eriksson Advertisements
I said “I love you so much it’s killing me” and you kept saying sorry so I stopped explaining for it never made sense to you what always did to me to let what you love kill you and never regret. As Romeo is dying Juliet says “I am willing to die to remain by… Read More The Fall
One day I won’t be here anymore. One rainy day you won’t find me laying beside you in bed when you wake up. One day there will be no kissing in the morning or coffee and cigarettes while waiting for the day to start. There will be no more holding hands or texts starting with… Read More I Will Love You Like The World Is Ending
Let me wake up next to you, have coffee in the morning and wander through the city with your hand in mine, and I’ll be happy for the rest of my fucked up little life. ― Charlotte Eriksson
There you are, at the gate of the memory palace underneath the rusted teeth of the portcullis, your hand raised in a puzzling gesture— is it farewell, come here, get back, no blame, or are you just trying to hitch a ride? But I’ve seen that gesture when you sleep, as if you were saying… Read More Mozart’s Concerto for Glass Harmonica
I am not the first person you loved. You are not the first person I looked at with a mouthful of forevers. We have both known loss like the sharp edges of a knife. We have both lived with lips more scar tissue than skin. Our love came unannounced in the middle of the night.… Read More Mouthful of Forevers
She likes to write. Encourage her. Whatever you do, do not let her drink. When she does, let her dance, let her smoke another cigarette, and let her yell at you. Listen to her, because chances are she is telling you that she loves you, and this is a memory you do not want to… Read More 10 rules to follow in your relationship with her.