The color amaranthine came from the Greek word ‘amarantos’ which meant unfading. The word Amaranth was used to name an imaginary, undying flower that was, presumably, a deep red-purple color and there you have the two uses of the word today. Lovely stuff.
Love this word. It's true that looking at the moon conjures up particular feelings, for example it radiates a sort of serene, glowing light which makes you feel peace and a strange feeling of emptiness.
without a failure that bruised your heart, art, and every start what else remind you that underneath this golden skin word 'strong' runs in your veins ✨ // a poetry piece for Women History Month - you go my beautiful bbys (from noor unnahar instagram) // words quotes writing hand written floral flowers aesthetics Tumblr hipsters grunge indie short poem writers of color Pakistani teen artist artists ideas inspiration style //