Either that wallpaper goes or I do.
“Doctor, there’s a woman in the wallpaper.” “That woman has a feminist agenda. Tell her to get in the wallpaper that’s in the kitchen.”
I have a problem when people say something’s real or not real, or normal or...– Tim Burton (via gothiccharmschool)
The mark of a good book is that you’re happy to come home to it. The mark of a...– Derek Thompson, associate editor - The Atlantic on The Best Book I Read This Year (via lanipauli)
Happy birthday Jane!
I've been thinking a bit about the Manic Pixie...
This is probably because I just reread Paper Towns, which is about a MPDG, until it isn’t about that anymore at all. By the end of the book, Q realizes that Margo is considerably more than what he imagined her to be, which is, a romanticized, otherworldly being out of his reach but still to be admired; she sort of ends up that way anyway, since she leaves and we can’t refine our...
‘Women aren’t things!’ said Ron, who had obviously never read...
A teetotal Irishman is a dangerous thing. He may begin to think. Then he may...– Sarah Rees Brennan
"Located at the intersection of two dirt roads...
Actually re-reading this book for the first time since I’ve been in college, I have just realized: I drive just past Agloe EVERY TRIP HOME. I have eaten dinner ten minutes from the Agloe General Store. Next time: Detour.
Margo was not a miracle. She was not an adventure. She was not a fine and...– John Green, Paper Towns
He's a Keeper
Me: This essay is impossible. I can't condense all of Soviet history into ten items.
Boyfriend: Just think of it as making horcruxes for Stalin.
In children’s literature, beauty is often shadowed by the primal, unforgiving...– Maria Tatar
The New England Primer →
My research paper is going to be so bloody awesome. Check it.
Oh let’s get rich and buy our parents homes in the south of France,...– Ingrid Michaelson
I just wasted a great deal of time on Black...
…and I think I want to buy a six sampler pack after Christmas (provided my funds are in an acceptable condition). So far, here’s the possible list: Glascow London The Jersey Devil Veil Schrodinger’s Cat Hymn to Proserpine Amsterdam Paris Danube Hm. That is more than six.