Phaerys Briarthorn

Character inspiration blog for a cranky aristocrat.

And everything depends upon
how near you sleep to me.

Leonard Cohen  (via poemusicoffee)

(Source: lamour-lamort)


17th century poison cabinet designed to look like a book

I realize after his touch
he would know me

years from now, even
in the dark, even

without my skin.

Phil Memmer, “The Paleontologist’s Blind Date,” from Threat of Pleasure.  (via ravennastark)

(Source: literarymiscellany)


Pair of flintlock pistols, 1800–1801

I feel like a part of my soul has loved you since the beginning of everything.
Maybe we’re from the same star.

Emery Allen  (via petrichour)

(Source: wethinkwedream)

Though my soul may set in darkness, it will rise in perfect light; I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.

Galileo Galilei (via 0ccultism)

(Source: ampliflyahhhh)

You’ve got to use it, the pain. Use it as fuel to move past the torment, to the light at the end of the tunnel.

Thomas E. Sniegoski, Aerie and Reckoning (via larmoyante)