It’s always been hard for me to tell the difference between denial and what used to be known as hope.
Michael Chabon, Wonder Boys (via feellng)
Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, Whispering ‘it will be happier’…
Alfred Lord Tennyson (via artemisdreaming)


"Brave" at U of M Amplatz Children’s Hospital

What no one ever talks about

is how dangerous hope can be.

Call it forgiveness 
with teeth.
Clementine von Radics, excerpt from “Change Came to Me Like a Crooked Beast” (via cottonheaded)

Rough drawing of previous post.


Rough drawing of previous post.

The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope.
― Barack Obama (via heavy-lifting)