The Word Made Flesh
The Fox and The Rose from “The Little Prince”.  I chose these, because The little prince is my favorite book of all time.  And I felt that the fox and the rose represent myself quite well, and how I relate to others. The tattoo was done at Black and Blue tattoo in SF. 

The Fox and The Rose from “The Little Prince”. 
 
I chose these, because The little prince is my favorite book of all time.  And I felt that the fox and the rose represent myself quite well, and how I relate to others. 

The tattoo was done at Black and Blue tattoo in SF. 

"I screamed to the Heavens… Loudly screamed
Trying to change our nightmares into dreams. “

Verse from Maya Angelou
“In and Out of Time”

"I screamed to the Heavens… Loudly screamed
Trying to change our nightmares into dreams. “

Verse from Maya Angelou
“In and Out of Time”

Ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.
James Baldwin
The Fox and The Rose from “The Little Prince”.  I chose these, because The little prince is my favorite book of all time.  And I felt that the fox and the rose represent myself quite well, and how I relate to others. The tattoo was done at Black and Blue tattoo in SF. 

The Fox and The Rose from “The Little Prince”. 
 
I chose these, because The little prince is my favorite book of all time.  And I felt that the fox and the rose represent myself quite well, and how I relate to others. 

The tattoo was done at Black and Blue tattoo in SF. 

From Robert Frost’s poem stopping by woods on a snowy evening. To remind myself when I feel like quitting that I have reasons to keep going

From Robert Frost’s poem stopping by woods on a snowy evening. To remind myself when I feel like quitting that I have reasons to keep going

an excerpt from staceyann chin’s “crossfire,” published in the chapbook stories surrounding my coming (2001)

an excerpt from staceyann chin’s “crossfire,” published in the chapbook stories surrounding my coming (2001)

Man only likes to count his troubles; he doesn’t calculate his happiness.
Dostoevsky
from Roethke’s “I Knew a Woman”

from Roethke’s “I Knew a Woman”

A tattoo of my typewriter by artist Ben Reigle. Thanks.

A tattoo of my typewriter by artist Ben Reigle. Thanks.

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

"There is, after all, a kind of happiness in unhappiness, if it’s the right unhappiness."

Jonathan Franzen, Freedom

Two of the most powerful beginnings to a sentence…
I am…
I choose…
From there, all things flow…

Two of the most powerful beginnings to a sentence…

I am…

I choose…

From there, all things flow…

Vonnegut owns my heart. 
Done by Emily Chilvers at Pincushn’s in Holland, MI. 

Vonnegut owns my heart. 

Done by Emily Chilvers at Pincushn’s in Holland, MI. 

Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old
Franz Kafka (via alessiascurati)
A Blue Feather  on my wrist from Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah  by Richard Bach

A Blue Feather  on my wrist from Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah by Richard Bach