When-dolphins-fly

“What others call you, you become. It’s a terrible magic that everyone can do- so do it. Call yourself what you wish to become.”

Catherynne M. Valente

The Girl who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two

“I think- What I really want- Is for someone to say that I have every right to be angry. That I have every right to hurt the people who have hurt me. But more than that, what I’ve always wanted- more than anything, is for someone to tell me that I’m better than that.”

Cupcake

-via random thoughts

“It is in the wisdom of fairy tales that we often find the courage to move forward in spite of our fears.”
— Diana J. Reed
“Teenagers crash their hearts into every hard and thrilling thing to see what will give and what will hold.”

Catherynne M. Valente

The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two

“She did not know what to say to comfort him except to hold him tight, which is a language primates use to say: Everything will be alright somehow.”

Catherynne M. Valente

The Girl who Soared over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two