The Word Made Flesh
Do something instead of killing time, because time is killing you.
Paul Coelho
The road goes ever on and on.This is my fourth tattoo, third literary, done at Body Language and Piercing in Columbus, Ohio. The Lord of the Rings has always been very important to me and sometimes I need to remind myself that the road goes on. 

The road goes ever on and on.

This is my fourth tattoo, third literary, done at Body Language and Piercing in Columbus, Ohio. 

The Lord of the Rings has always been very important to me and sometimes I need to remind myself that the road goes on. 

My second tattoo - the Eye of the Crimson King, from Stephen King’s Dark Tower series. Tattooed by Alan Herman of Expressions Tattoo in Hernando, FL.

My second tattoo - the Eye of the Crimson King, from Stephen King’s Dark Tower series. Tattooed by Alan Herman of Expressions Tattoo in Hernando, FL.

And like the cat I have nine times to die.
-Lady Lazarus, Sylvia Plath
And like the cat I have nine times to die.
-Lady Lazarus, Sylvia Plath
I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.
James Baldwin
taken moments after the tattoo was completed, this is no book in particular, but one designed by the tattoo artist ezra haidet at triple crown tattoo in austin, tx. the words “In libris libertas” are latin for "In books [there is] freedom."

taken moments after the tattoo was completed, this is no book in particular, but one designed by the tattoo artist ezra haidet at triple crown tattoo in austin, tx. the words “In libris libertas” are latin for "In books [there is] freedom."

Cover of “Gashlycrumb Tinies” by Edward Gorey.

Cover of “Gashlycrumb Tinies” by Edward Gorey.

War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.
Thomas Mann
If You’re Still Breathing You’re The Lucky Ones'Cause Most Of Us Are Heaving Through Corrupted Lungs
-Daughter, Youth.

If You’re Still Breathing You’re The Lucky Ones
'Cause Most Of Us Are Heaving Through Corrupted Lungs

-Daughter, Youth.

this is my first tattoo, from mary oliver’s “wild geese.” it didn’t feel like enough to read the poem online every day, so now the first line is on my ribs, like a sort of secret to myself.

this is my first tattoo, from mary oliver’s “wild geese.” it didn’t feel like enough to read the poem online every day, so now the first line is on my ribs, like a sort of secret to myself.

From “Twilight of the Dawn” by Dean Koontz

From “Twilight of the Dawn” by Dean Koontz

The very meaninglessness of life forces man to make his own meaning
Stanley Kubrick
Eric Carle - The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Tatted by Busybtattoos Bodystylz, North Ridgeville, OH

Eric Carle - The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Tatted by Busybtattoos Bodystylz, North Ridgeville, OH