"I’d guess what I write mostly about is humans, and they are the most unnatural thing in the universe. And the nature around us plays out like a movie or a painting or a musical piece. We hear birds like music, but it isn’t music to birds. We see skies like paintings, but they aren’t paintings to horses."—Bill Callahan (via permanentsmile)
"I’ve never been certain whether the moral of the Icarus story should only be, as is generally accepted, ‘don’t try to fly too high,’ or whether it might also be thought of as ‘forget the wax and feathers, and do a better job on the wings.’"—Stanley Kubrick (via wnycradiolab)
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they’re probably really boring so make sure your phones fully charged
"Nice Woman is Rejected Multiple Times. Does Not Gain Homicidal Urges."—potential Onion headline (via pansexualpagan)
every community has good people and bad people. sometimes the bad people exploit you. sometimes they abuse you. sometimes they have sex with you against your will. this is always called rape. this is always a time to support the victim.
sophia has been very brave to write this piece. i lived with this man for a year and never expected the extent of his evilness. i’ve become less and less surprised by the frequent stories i’ve heard surrounding him, and it is always heartbreaking and vile. it is important that the indie lit scene recognizes those that are taking advantage of the very young women in it.
an enormous thanks to sarah jean. she has been a huge support in getting this piece out.
I don’t wanna stay at your party
I don’t wanna talk with your friends
I don’t wanna vote for your president
I just wanna be your tugboat captain…