the bitterness of beauty

  • art,  light/creation


    Your loneliness is your inner child, calling for you. You were never meant to steep in it for long days and weeks. Never meant to become attached to it. It is not who you are- it is a message from…

  • light/creation


    You want to turn away, to bury your head in the sand. You want to numb the pain, to fight it somehow but you can't. You must gather your strength. You must look that grief in the eye and say,…

  • light/creation


    Sometimes we get so fixated on picking up broken pieces, we forget we can make new ones.

  • light/creation,  shadow/destruction


    And you know, you just know that next time you go under you will neither fight nor panic, nor will you be broken. You will be still, as still as the earth herself. You will be strong. You will look…

  • light/creation


    I journeyed deep into the forgotten parts. Deep into the nightmare. It felt like choking on memories. It felt like I didn’t know which way was up anymore, so I just let it take me. And it was horrible, and…

art of trauma