“The mouth should have three gatekeepers. Is it true? Is it kind? And is it necessary?”
– Arab Proverb (via setbabiesonfire)
if you ever see me reading your favorite book, feel free to come up to me and talk about it, I love talking about books and I promise that you’re not disturbing me
talking to someone about their favorite book could possibly be the best thing ever
Ernest Hemingway’s passport photo.
out for a nice walk
A classic novel isn’t good because it’s a classic, rather it is a classic because it was important to the development of the art. And that certainly doesn’t mean that any given person, on any given day, will enjoy reading it. It means that, as a writer, I should be aware of what the classic novel changed in the historical progression of novel story telling. Some classics are pretty terrible, even unreadable, but they are still important.
kids books, reimagined for 20-somethings
are you there god? its me the crushing doubt that you exist
This is utterly genius
Word Tracking Spreadsheets - These sheets also have sections for character and plot information.
“Wake up early. Drink coffee. Work hard. Be ambitious. Keep your priorities straight, your mind right and your head up. Do well, live well and dress really well. Do what you love, love what you do. It is time to start living.”
– Thank you for the reminder. Needed to read this. (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)
“Part of me wants to drop out of college and go travel the world.
Part of me wants to work really hard in college and change the world.
Part of me wants to not work hard at all and marry some rich guy.
And the other 97% of me just wants to sleep.”
– (via sincerelypalita)
*fantasizes about living alone, healthy, bills payed, with a nice fenced in backyard for my dogs to play*