Even now I’m not really sure which parts of myself are real and which parts are...– Go Ask Alice (via fuckyeahreading) (via oneshouldreadeverything)\ Never thought I’d quote this book. But it’s so absolutely true.
Sleepwalking + Murder = Legal Problems →
do me a favor? listen to this song. →
unlonely: (via hopelessromance) hi, what song is this? i’m on my second time listening to it it’s freaking amazing. Ron Pope “A Drop In the Ocean”
some facts about my appearance.
oneshouldreadeverything: every day is a battle to wear something other than flannel pants and one of my brother’s old white t-shirts… so a lot of times i actually am wearing that. my hair looks funny most of the time, being curly and obnoxious and resistant to making me look presentable. it is brown. if i’m wearing glasses, i’m probably tired; if contacts, i’m either awake or trying very hard to...
Navajos Were Ready for the Recession: It's a lot... →
You NEED To See This →
I have to stop Following people.
Having found at least two new people to Follow here every day since I’ve been Tumbling, this must come to an end. Or, my brain will go in 25 different directions each time I want to view something interesting. There comes a point when you cannot keep track of so many profiles. I don’t believe those people with 127 on their Following list actually follow them. They Follow them simply...
scribble-scribbles: l’amour - carla bruni ...
Grab the nearest book, turn to page 29 and put...
oneshouldreadeverything: witharmsakimbo:captainoo:srrrhisanrrrdgrrrl:theastronaut:feeltheromance:feeltheromance:whenshesings:casimirpulaskiday:dearsir:atoms:(via carvedbyglaciers) Using the Kitty Genovese incident as a stimulus, they decided to look at the idea of the ‘unresponsive bystander’. “Remember, it is only make-believe. It is not in earnest,” the others explained to me. -...
Good God! Your hair’s gone purple.– Professor Turner, on seeing my newly magenta locks.
oneshouldreadeverything: happinessislenashaped: kaylayes: For some reason I love it when I see extremely beautiful people reading books of high literary merit. I just sort of think “thanks for not wasting your chance to be a huge threat”. Strange, I think this too.
Fox for Lah →
colorsofcorruption: merricat: Hello. My name is Elle and I am eighteen years old. I live in a city near the Ocean and I love Museums and Libraries. In fact, I love Libraries so much that I plan on becoming a Librarian. I am shy and quiet. My favorite musicians are Eisley, Cocorosie, Rilo Kiley, The Fiery Furnaces, Giant Drag, The Libertines,and The Beatles. My best friend is Allie (she used to...
And so with Miss Bingley and Lydia we really have the Bitches and Airheads,...– Professor Katharine Turner, on the letters of the two most insipid characters in Pride and Prejudice.
Witness the Morning; in progress
Fanny hopeful dreams away to crack the seal and let the sun and morning rain make me leave the night behind though, I know, it wants to see me stay. I shake the clouds apart pull down all the stars while they’re alive the birds don’t know it’s coming, so they cannot lift their voices from the line. The horizon steals up long before its time. To make us witness the...
Pictures of Me, Pictures of You
I have too many pictures. I liked it better when I didn’t have a camera. It used to be that taking a photograph was a marker of a moment’s specialness—its posterity. Now I have a bunch of senseless jpegs of my roommate’s boxers in the freezer, or dinosaur spikes on the back of a stuffed pig. I want to print the ones I like out, and scrapbook them. Mesh them together so...
Elegance is not the prerogative of those who have just escaped from adolescence,...– Coco Chanel (via lauriewheeler)
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.– Ernest Hemingway (via affremblequotes)
Transfer of My Affections
…From one form of posting to another. I think I’m going to publish my poems on here; perhaps selected pieces of my writing will also see the light of a glowing computer screen.