the ugly earring

ug‧ly [uhg-lee] offensive to the sense of beauty; displeasing in appearance

sweater weather

from here


in yourself you stretch

To be in love
Is to touch with a lighter hand.
In yourself you stretch, you are well.

painting: Jenny Saville, Study for Pentimenti I by way of marvelous kiddo
from poem: to be in love by gwendolyn brooks