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An informal compendium of online ephemera.

~Margaret Atwood, from “Mushrooms”

in Selected Poems: Volume 2

(Source: seabois, via seabois)

It is times like these when a disposable income would come in handy.


To live in this world

You must be able

to do three things:

to love what is mortal;

to hold it

against your bones knowing

your own life depends on it;

and, when the time comes to let it go,

to let it go.

(Mary Oliver)