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joehillsthrills: emiliomurillo asks: Say, what are your thoughts on Hemingway? I suppose I take the fairly conventional view that after Twain, he’s the most important figure in the history of American fiction. He roughly - heartlessly - divorced the novel from 19th century storytelling values, wrote…
But luxury has never appealed to me, I like simple things, books, being alone,...– Daphne du Maurier (via hip-)
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neil-gaiman: I’m with Scalzi on this.
Stop thinking about art works as objects, and start thinking about them as...– Brian Eno (via jessiethatcher) I could reblog/post this every day as a constant reminder. (via notational) And I’m sticking it up here for people who define the “good” in Make good art in ways that I definitely didn’t intend… (via neil-gaiman)
twinnerd28: beatleologist-at-221b: actualcannibaljakeenglish: How many tears did The Doctor cry? A River. Was it enough to fill two Ponds?
folie-a-tout: heyaeya: dameofspace: pandyssian: OH MY GOD APPARENTLY TAKING AN ARROW TO THE KNEE WAS AN OLD NORDIC SLANG FOR GETTING MARRIED I THOUGHT THAT ALL THOSE GUYS IN SKYRIM HAD LITERALLY BEEN SHOT IN THEIR KNEES WITH ARROWS BUT I GUESS NOT And at that moment, the foundation of that entire meme became something like this: THAT EXPLAINS WHY MEN GO DOWN ON ONE KNEE WHEN THEY...
those who escape hell however never talk about it and nothing much bothers...– Charles Bukowski (via sadsapling)
And this is how we danced: our mothers’ white dresses spilling from our feet,...– “Home Wrecker,” Ocean Vuong (via commovente)
Yet how strange is the beauty of music! The brief beauty that the player brings...– Yukio Mishima, The Temple of the Golden Pavilion (via cerebralnausea)
I love incorrectly There is a solemnity in hands, the way a palm will curve...– “The Confession of an Apricot,” Carl Adamshick (via commovente)
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joehillsthrills: sleepyhollowjacks asks: I was reading your chain of tweets about Paxil and had a question. One of the conditions that medicine is reported to treat is OCD (I have that). But isn’t OCD a productive tool for the highly creative types? Weren’t you afraid it might hinder your…
A gentleman is simply a patient wolf.– Lana Turner (via youngfolksociety)
I hope you have a book like this, a book that makes you feel sane when other...– When a Book Gets Everything Right (via bookriot)
One of my little boys just kept saying, ‘I love you, I love you, please don’t...– RHONDA CROSSWHITE, sixth grade teacher at Plaza Towers Elementary School in Moore, Oklahoma, which was leveled by a tornado. She threw herself over students inside a bathroom stall as the storm passed, likely helping to save their lives. Teachers. Among the best of us. (via the New York Post)