Category Archives: identity

Ageing is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been. ~David Bowie

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If neurotic is wanting two mutually exclusive things at one and the same time, then I’m neurotic as hell. I’ll be flying back and forth between one mutually exclusive thing and another for the rest of my days. ~Sylvia Plath

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The useless days will add up to something. The shitty waitressing jobs. The hours writing in your journal. The long meandering walks. The hours reading poetry and story collections and novels and dead people’s diaries and wondering about sex and … Continue reading

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What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail? ~Robert Schuller

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Consider the possibility that you are not you. Or rather that you are not the little self that you perceive yourself to be, with your small story and your passing struggles. Consider the possibility that you are an instrument of … Continue reading

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I have travelled through madness to find me. ~Danny Alexander

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The ghosts of all the women you used to be are all so proud of who you have become, storm child made of wild and flame. ~Nikita Gill

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The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet. ~ Frederick Buechner

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Your body is not an ornament, it is the vehicle to your dreams. ~Taryn Brumfitt

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Look back upon your life and ask: What up to now have you truly loved, what has raised your soul, what ruled it and at the same time made you happy? Line up these objects of reverence before you, and … Continue reading

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