Silence can be a plan
the blueprint to a life
It is a presence
it has a history a form
Do not confuse it
with any kind of absence
Adrienne Rich, ‘Cartographies of Silence’(via aprettyvisitor)
*contains mild sexuality
His eyes travel the length of my body as he tells me about the legislative process and his 20 year plan.
I lay there and listen and watch him.
I lay there and listen and watch him until he grabs my hips and pulls me close.
He cradles me in the crook of his arm, throws my legs open, and kisses my mouth hard.
His skin is hot to the touch and I want nothing more…
A desire is never simply the desire for a certain thing. It’s always also a desire for desire itself; a desire to continue to desire.
"What if it just sort of fizzles? What if we don’t work, and we just quietly fall apart?” /// r.i.d