i want a word for the almost-home.
that point where the highway’s monotony becomes familiar
that subway stop whose name will always wake you from day’s-end dozing
that first glimpse of the skyline
that you never loved until you left it behind.
what do you call the exit sign you see even in your dreams?
is there a name for the airport terminal you come back to,
i need a word for rounding your corner onto your street,
for seeing your city on the horizon,
for flying homewards down your highway.
give me a word for the boundary
between the world you went to see
and the small one you call your own.
i want a word for the moment you know
you’re almost home.
"Don’t be afraid to step out and trust God. He is more faithful than the rising of the sun." - Kari Jobe
i can only handle so much socializing until i get tired and start getting irritated towards everyone and want to go home and sleep or lock myself in my room and go on the computer
This is what it means to be an introvert. Not being shy. This.
Q: Confession: I think it's interesting that I never feel like a social outcast around children. I feel connected to them, I notice they don't make silence awkward and don't ask me pesky small talk questions. They always seem to let things flow naturally and just say whatever is on their minds.. I'm definitely most comfortable around little ones even if I just met them. Anybody else the same way ?
I am definitely the exact way!! I don’t quite know what the psychological explanation for this is but you are most definitely not alone :)
The day we said goodbye
The sky was breathing
And the ground was sighing
And the seeds were pushing up through the soil
And the trees were swaying
And the wind was howling—
Almost matching the sound of my crying
At the fact that you would never take