She comes from the channels of a distant shore, From the land of revolution and...– “To Take You Home”
The universe is not only stranger than we imagine, it is stranger than we CAN...– J.B.S. Haldane (1892-1964) Oxford-born geneticist (via bewitchingbritain)
Serious reading is hardly a social activity and every halfway serious reader is...– Tom Robbins (via fuckyeahtomrobbins)
I think women are encouraged to be into sex, but we’re encouraged to be into sex...– Clarisse Thorn (Interview with a sex-positive feminist — Feministe)
Lord, why do I always cry the most at the Christmas specials? I wasn’t even that thrilled with this one, until the very end. But still.
So falling asleep in a library isn’t quite as acceptable when you’re no longer at uni.
A L B: One teacher's approach to preventing gender... →
rosalarian: togetherforjacksoncountykids: “It’s Okay to be Neither,” By Melissa Bollow Tempel Alie arrived at our 1st-grade classroom wearing a sweatshirt with a hood. I asked her to take off her hood, and she refused. I thought she was just being difficult and ignored it. After…
Moving out sucks. Saying goodbye sucks even more. I’m not ready to leave this beautiful building or my campus.
76.0% Risley pure. It’s been a good semester.
I now own a blue hat that says Police Box on it, and a tshirt that says “The Angels Have the Phone Box.” Also, I have the most wonderful friends in the world, ever.
Knowing how to be solitary is central to the art of loving. When we can be...– bell hooks, All About Love: New Visions (via learrningtoloveyoumore) too relevant. (via ethiopienne)
Did you know that stress causes my spattergroit to break out in full force? Yippee.
Novelists think a lot about God … [because] we create whole worlds and we people...– On today’s Fresh Air, writer Scott Spencer talks about religion, chaos, prison writing, violence and defending others. (via nprfreshair)
Library? What do you mean library? I’ve spent the past six consecutive days holed away in libraries, surely you don’t expect me to do it again. No but why my bed is so comfortable why are you doing this no don’t make me why
Laura Marling's Experiments In Awkwardness →
This is such a lovely idea, and of course it’s Laura Marling who thinks of it.