Magic secrets

“She wore flowers in her hair and carried magic secrets in her eyes. She spoke to no one…” Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things


“Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that there are terrible temptations, which it requires strength, strength and courage to yield to.” Oscar Wilde


“Look for the woman in the dress. If there is no woman, there is no dress.” Coco Chanel


“In this story I am the poet You’re the poetry.” Arzum Uzun


“If I didn’t define myself for myself, I would be crunched into other people’s fantasies for me and eaten alive.” Audre Lorde


“We were wild, we were crazy, we were mostly young.” Kenny Chesney

Just for a second

“Sometimes I feel like if you just watch things, just sit still and let the world exist in front of you – sometimes I swear that just for a second time freezes and the world pauses in its tilt. Just for a second. And if you somehow found a way to live in that second, then you would live forever.”…


“If you ask me what I want, I’ll tell you. I want everything.” Kathy Acker

Reddest red

“I always saw, I always said If I were grown and free, I’d have a gown of reddest red As fine as you could see…” Dorothy Parker, The Red Dress