The Juliet Letters

In Verona, outside Casa di Giulietta (Juliet's house), people leave letters and notes to Juliet Capuleti from Shakespeare. It is with that same heart I write this to you. Be it heard or not, be you real or imagined- it was important for me to simply say.

“You just call out my name
And you know whenever I am
I’ll come running 
Just as fast I can to see you again” 
–Carole King, “You’ve Got A Friend”

“You just call out my name

And you know whenever I am

I’ll come running

Just as fast I can to see you again”

–Carole King, “You’ve Got A Friend”

“In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.” 
-Buddha

“In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.”

-Buddha

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” 
–Albert Einstein

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.”

–Albert Einstein



“There’s a difference between who we love, who we settle with and who we’re meant for.” 
-Curiano.com

“There’s a difference between who we love, who we settle with and who we’re meant for.”

-Curiano.com

(Source: theletters2juliet)

“Our love
Left salt stains
On my smile.” 
–Anita Krizzan

“Our love

Left salt stains

On my smile.”

–Anita Krizzan

“The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw and build and play and dance and live as only you can.” 
–Neil Gaiman

“The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw and build and play and dance and live as only you can.”

–Neil Gaiman

“I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.” 
–Harun Yahya

“I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.”

–Harun Yahya


“If you weren’t real, I would make you up” 
–Joseph Arthur, “Honey And The Moon”

“If you weren’t real, I would make you up”

–Joseph Arthur, “Honey And The Moon”

“It takes a very long time to become young.” 
-Pablo Picasso

“It takes a very long time to become young.”

-Pablo Picasso


“Intimacy is the capacity to be rather weird with someone- and finding that that’s ok with them.”
–Alain de Botton

“Intimacy is the capacity to be rather weird with someone- and finding that that’s ok with them.”

–Alain de Botton

(Source: theletters2juliet)


“Well, here we are…trapped in the ember of the moment. There is no why.” 
–Kurt Vonnegut, “Slaughterhouse-Five”

“Well, here we are…trapped in the ember of the moment. There is no why.”

–Kurt Vonnegut, “Slaughterhouse-Five”

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“We never know who high we are
Till we are called to rise;
And then, if we are true to plan,
Our Statures touch the skies” 
–Emily Dickenson, “Collected Poems of Emily Dickinson”

“We never know who high we are

Till we are called to rise;

And then, if we are true to plan,

Our Statures touch the skies”

–Emily Dickenson, “Collected Poems of Emily Dickinson”

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“They judge me like a picture book, by the colors, like they forgot to read” 
–Lana Del Rey, “Brooklyn Baby”

“They judge me like a picture book, by the colors, like they forgot to read”

–Lana Del Rey, “Brooklyn Baby”

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“The rhythm of my footsteps crossing flatlands to your door have been silenced forever more” 
-Death Cab For Cutie, “Transatlanticism”

“The rhythm of my footsteps crossing flatlands to your door have been silenced forever more”

-Death Cab For Cutie, “Transatlanticism”

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“You are not IN the universe, you ARE the universe, an intrinsic part of it. Ultimately you are not a person, but a focal point where the universe is becoming conscious of itself. What an amazing miracle.” 
–Eckhart Tolle, “A New Earth”