Posts tagged submission.

Shall I let her in?

    — Karen Maitland, from Company of Liars

Posted by Lilac

Perhaps this is the only place where it can see that history in essence is a metaphysical category.


Slavenka Drakulić, from “On the Quality of Wall Paint in Eastern Europe” in How We Survived Communism and Even Laughed

But for now they had a world to explore.

    — Jane Yolen, from Heart’s Blood

Thy tender eyes grow all unkind:
Gaze no more in the bitter glass.

    — W. B. Yeats, from “The Two Trees”

Posted by litverve

He had vanished.

    — Trudi Canavan, from Priestess of the White

I will soar.

    — Roopa Farooki, from The Way Things Look To Me

Posted by shadowdetail