the aesthetic of being sunderedi had picked up my favoriteMore Like This
vase, thin fingers
sliding across painted sides,
when i realized we are the same.
we are too feeble, too exquisite
for we are composed of ceramic.
i am calm when the vase
peppers the floor, its
sharp edges approaching my feet.
but i am not done.
the slick red contrasts
with the light grey and i
am careful to remove every trace.
"we are broken," i say
"but we can be repaired for
gold dust will seal our
fragmented frames and emphasize
that this is a minuscule event.
we have use yet."
WHY YOUR MENTIONS DON'T WORK Hello everyoneMore Like This
This journal contains very important information for all of us so I ask you to please share it so other people can see it and know this isn't a bug.
Over the last month I've had trouble in sending mentions and possibly receiving them as well. I've posted two journals, one on August 5th and one on August 25th in which I tagged and featured people, but I was surprised and confused when people told me they didn't receive my mentions. WHY, I asked myself. I posted a comment on both the journals in which I copy-pasted all the people I tagged originally, but they didn't get the notification this time either. WHY, I asked myself again.
Right after this I got around and a
JUST DO EET!Hello, dear ones!More Like This
copper9lives here... let's get some creative juices flowing!
The beautiful, brilliant things y'all have submitted:
Let's give y'all a few prompts to choose from. You have a month to come up with whatever your Muse decides to whisper in your ear...
Put them HERE. See y'all for a feature at the end of September!
Sometimes I stray into dark places, far from myself. But writing this out in the bald light of day...it seems smaller. What is the darkest, farthest place you've ever strayed to? How did you find your way back?
How do you define this for YOURSELF? What makes you feel feminine or masculine? What taught you how to define this? Do you have a perso