and here you are living despite it all. ―Rupi Kaur via (

I'm struggling with even the littlest things at the moment, such as getting out of bed, but here I am living, despite it all ❤️

"Just like moons and like suns, With the certainty of tides, Just like hopes springing high,  Still I'll rise."—Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

I always wanted to tattoo this maya angelou’s poem and I decided to get it done last week. I’ve a history with ED, and this poem reminds me that matter what happens I’ll get through it and, as maya.

This has been my favorite poem since I was a young girl, and it still moves me every time I read it.

"I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul." ~Invictus by William Ernest Henley (a poem from the movie Invictus)

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Let me be patient, let me be kind, make me unselfish without being blind. I may have faith to make mountains fall, but if I lack love then I am nothing at all. -- lyrics from a Lauryn Hill song.

Walt Whitman  "...and your very flesh shall be a great poem..."

Walt Whitman leaves of grass. Such a beautiful poem. Never will forget my literature professor having us read these lines aloud during class. So powerful.