And in that cigarette I savour liberation from all

She’s as sweet as Tupelo Honey. Sing it, Van.

[Van Morrison: Tupelo Honey]

I’ve been drinking

But not enough to sleep with you

Not enough to repeat past mistakes

Not enough beer in the world

To let you back in

Happy New Years, Tumblr!

Happy New Years, Tumblr!

the start

The beginning is the best part. You feel excited and anxious and a little bit scared: excited about what is to come, anxious about what the other person feels, and kinda scared that it won’t work out. You wonder if the other person is experiencing all of this as well… hell, you hope they do.

You don’t know what’s to come, but it’s OK - nothing works until something works. And when it works, it’s supposed to work real damn good. Let’s hope it works.

You make a list of the things you’ll do by the time you’re 30…
1) Get Married
2) Buy a house
3) Get a good job
4) Save your money and get out of debt

Once you turn 30, you feel like a failure because you haven’t met these goals; it’s easy to concentrate on what you don’t have. And forget about setting goals to reach by the time you’re 40…

You make a list of the things you’ll do by the time you’re 30…

1) Get Married

2) Buy a house

3) Get a good job

4) Save your money and get out of debt

Once you turn 30, you feel like a failure because you haven’t met these goals; it’s easy to concentrate on what you don’t have. And forget about setting goals to reach by the time you’re 40…