dead birds

In the morning you rise as mist from the river. The sky accepts you wholly. This is the first time you can rest on the wing.

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My False Heart of Movie Feelings

The phrase “My false heart of movie feelings” is from Alice Notley, and I picked it up by way of its use as a tag on Elanor McInerney’s tumblr, meaning I have no idea what the real context of the quote is. It resonates with me, even though I don’t know the context and may not have agreed with it if I hadn’t found it loose from the thoughts surrounding it. read more