gunaeveryday:

Calvary (2014, J.M. McDonagh)

gunaeveryday:

Calvary (2014, J.M. McDonagh)

(Source: julia-moonburn)

(Source: hornyparrott)

teachingliteracy:

last day @ woodloch.

teachingliteracy:

last day @ woodloch.




Belle (2013)

Belle (2013)

Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.
Many people need desperately to receive this message: ‘I feel and think as much as you do, care about any of the things you care about, although most people don’t care about them. You are not alone.’

Penny Dreadful (TV series)

Penny Dreadful (TV series)

Fuck you and your Cinematography - Orphan Black s02e02

Louisa May Alcott wrote Little Women for the money. And it made her miserable.

As a young writer, Alcott concentrated on lurid pulp stories of revenge, murder, and adultery–“blood and thunder” literature, as she called i–and enjoyed writing very much. She was in her mid 30s when an editor suggested she try writing a book for girls. Alcott wasn’t very interested, but her father was a complete moron with money and had left the family in terrible financial trouble. Alcott wrote Little Women in hopes of some decent sales and a little breathing room and got way more than she asked for. The money in sequels was too good to turn down (and her father didn’t get any smarter with a dime), but Alcott hated writing what she called “moral pap for the young” and longed to return to the smut and violence of her early endeavors.
We are like roses that have never bothered to
bloom when we should have bloomed and
it is as if
the sun has become disgusted with
waiting.
colin-vian:

  Claude Monet, The Sun in a Fog, 1903, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, oil on canvas, 73,7 x 100,3 cm

colin-vian:

  Claude Monet, The Sun in a Fog, 1903, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, oil on canvas, 73,7 x 100,3 cm

If you spend enough time reading or writing, you find a voice, but you also find certain tastes. You find certain writers who when they write, it makes your own brain voice like a tuning fork, and you just resonate with them. And when that happens, reading those writers … becomes a source of unbelievable joy. It’s like eating candy for the soul.

And I sometimes have a hard time understanding how people who don’t have that in their lives make it through the day.

fleurdulys:

Gronskande strandbild med stege - Eugene Jansson
1886

fleurdulys:

Gronskande strandbild med stege - Eugene Jansson

1886

lonequixote:

The Lagoon II ~ Henri Matisse

lonequixote:

The Lagoon II ~ Henri Matisse