(Source: tardiswanted, via grimmstale)

Went to a reading by these two on Thursday. Sadly, I had to leave early, and I missed the musical portion.

Went to a reading by these two on Thursday. Sadly, I had to leave early, and I missed the musical portion.

Atlas Review, Issue 3

Atlas Review, Issue 3

Tags: quotes

I am a recovering Cool Girl.

Tags: feminism

snorlaxatives:

the annual scholastic book fair was the only reason i didn’t drop out of elementary school

Remember how you could order books from the thin-papered 4 page catalogue like once a month or so? And a lot of times you’d get a free gift, which was often a poster. I so, so loved those book orders.

(via booksandpublishing)

"I find summarizing [my] book akin to describing someone I love dearly — my husband, my sons. One chooses obvious qualities, but somehow, in doing so, the real essence of the person flattens and becomes something other, even false…"

powells:

Adrianne Harun, author of A Man Came Out of a Door in the Mountain

"Marvelously written, very real, and so utterly depressing that I’m going to sit under a cloud of angst and gloom all afternoon… I’m sorry we are seldom inclined to give our readers this bad a time."

Rejections Joan Didion got while starting out as a writer. (via explore-blog)

(via iferuniversity)

elanormcinerney:

elanormcinerney:

Jean Rhys / Brenda Walsh

Dyed.

Bleach all the color out and then put new color on. Educated hair. (This is paraphrasing because I cannot find my Good Morning Midnight, which is aggravating.)