an excerpt from staceyann chin’s “crossfire,” published in the chapbook stories surrounding my coming (2001)
I say that if you want to know what justice is, you should answer and not ask.
|—||Thrasymachus, fifth century, BC (via louismaistros)|
"There is, after all, a kind of happiness in unhappiness, if it’s the right unhappiness."
Jonathan Franzen, Freedom
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old
|—||Franz Kafka (via alessiascurati)|
I’m sick of not having the courage to be an absolute nobody
|—||J.D. Salinger, Franny and Zooey (via alessiascurati)|