Books don’t offer real escape, but they can stop a mind scratching itself raw.
I realized why I was lost. It’s not because I didn’t have a map… It was because I didn’t have a destination.
Takemoto Yuuta, Honey and Clover (via anditslove)

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Sometimes you need to remind yourself that you were the one who carried you through the heartache. You are the one who sits with the cold body on the shower floor, and picks it up. You are the one who feeds it, who clothes it, who tucks it into bed, and you should be proud of that. Having the strength to take care of yourself when everyone around you is trying to bleed you dry, that is the strongest thing in the universe.

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My dad used to sit on the toilet and watch me play in the tub,  full of smiles and giggles he was. He would wash me with such care and he’d laugh as I splashed water everywhere. Those moments I’ll never forget especially when he would wrap me round in a towel to dry me and warm me up.

I miss you, you old bastard!

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One day, you’re 17 and you’re planning for someday. And then quietly, without you ever really noticing, someday is today. And then someday is yesterday. And this is your life.
Before I am your daughter,
your sister,
your aunt, niece, or cousin,
I am my own person,
and I will not set fire to myself
to keep you warm.
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Good Habits to Develop


1. Set yourself some daily goals. Keep them realistic and achievable. That will give direction – so you don’t fritter your time.

2. Read inspirational books and blogs; hang around people who are positive.

3. Stay in touch with what’s happening in the world. We’re…

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photo series by Ben Lamberty for Zeit Magazin

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It doesn’t have to be perfect it just has to be done
A thing I have to constantly remind myself of because my perfectionism causes procrastination  (via miggylol)

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Give yourself permission to immediately walk away from anything that gives you bad vibes. There is no need to explain or make sense of it. Just trust what you feel.