inspirational · poetry · quotes

Words

“We are afraid
to talk about
what hurts
because talking
requires breath
and there are
certain memories
we’d rather suffocate.
Perhaps this is
the reason we write,

because sometimes,
words breathe better
than we can.”

—Maza Dohta

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s