Literature is the art of discovering something extraordinary about ordinary...– Boris Pasternak, Russian Nobel Prize-Winning Author extraordinaire (via fabula, paldangdammit) (via teachingliteracy)
Sweets: L’Inconnue →
“The most kissed faced of all time.” jmemerick: Posted in Death by Greg Ross on May 24th, 2011 In the late 1880s, the body of a 16-year-old girl was pulled from the Seine. She was apparently a suicide, as her body showed no marks of violence, but her beauty and her enigmatic smile led a Paris pathologist to order a plaster…
Hypotheses: Evil is boring. Cynicism is idiotic. Fear is a bad habit. Despair is...– Rob Brezny
Sarcasm and compassion are two of the qualities that make life on earth...– Nick Hornby (via literaryheartbeat)
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that...– Albert Camus (via moldavia)
Good Day For A Swim
Surprise weekending at a beautiful condo in a high-rise, perfect for this holiday. It is filled with art, modern furniture and the beautiful life of my aforementioned best beaufriend. I have been so looking forward to the privacy of luxe accommodations [high-rise!] and the outdoor pool. Seattle has suddenly become warm and summery. Upon arrival, I was delighted to see there was a handwritten...