Neil Gaiman, “Strange Little Girls”
From Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders (via liquidnight)
J.K. Rowling (via thatkindofwoman)
There is terror in my teeth and mistakes tangled in my hair.
My nails have been cracked by good intentions;
don’t leave me here alone.
A crisp wind howls and chills and haunts.
The leaves sway in time to a mocking beat.
So, this is paralysed.
As the quiet…