I find it hard to name the one book that was so damn delightful it changed my life. The truth is, they have all changed my life, every single one of them—even the ones I hated. Books are my version of “experiences.” I’m made of them.
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But in reading great literature I become a thousand men and yet remain myself.
C.S. Lewis, An Experiment in Criticism. (via wordsnquotes);
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"Imagine; I used to have really long blonde hair, always wearing heels, lots of make-up. I had been someone who was highly feminised and had chosen to look that way, partly because I was 6ft 3in but also I was into that aesthetic. I knew it had to be stripped away. I knew this would be an important part, not just for my work but in terms of my own development, because I would be confronting elements of myself that I didn’t want to confront (…) To see yourself displayed as unattractive, large, masculine, it’s quite tough… But I know it’s just perspective. A social conditioning that causes us to view these traits in a woman in a negative way." — Gwendoline Christie

"If you could pick anyone, male or female, of Game of Thrones to portray, who would you choose?

We are The East. We are your wakeup call. And we are not hiding from you. We are you. We are the morning you got off the treadmill and ran under the open sky.  We’re the first time you kissed someone and they kissed you back. We are the night you couldn’t sleep. The night you were staring at the ceiling thinking, “Is this it?” “Is this the best life has to offer?” No. there was a freedom in you that knows no fear. Last night we gave pharmaceutical giant McCabe-Gray a taste of their best selling poison denoxin. We encourage the media to follow the company’s members. We will counter-attack two more corporations for their injustice. We will not show mercy.

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We are The East. We are your wakeup call. And we are not hiding from you. We are you. We are the morning you got off the treadmill and ran under the open sky.  We’re the first time you kissed someone and they kissed you back. We are the night you couldn’t sleep. The night you were staring at the ceiling thinking, “Is this it?” “Is this the best life has to offer?” No. there was a freedom in you that knows no fear. Last night we gave pharmaceutical giant McCabe-Gray a taste of their best selling poison denoxin. We encourage the media to follow the company’s members. We will counter-attack two more corporations for their injustice. We will not show mercy.

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HARRY POTTER SPELLS: a summary
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My heart swings back and forth between the need for routine and the urge to run.
(note to self);
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Life is not a game. Be strong. Fight. Survive.
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fabionardini:

Fuchsia Necklace designed by Alphonse Mucha and made by jeweler Gorges Fouquet in opal, cabochon sapphire, pearl, and gold (1905)

(via Pin de Susan Lemmon)

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edenliaothewomb:

Eva Green, photographed by Ellen von Unwerth for Vs. magazine, FW 2013.

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Book Cover Color Palette → Daughter of Smoke and Bone Trilogy by Laini Taylor (UK)

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Social Post → Waiting on Wednesday

Social Post → Waiting on Wednesday

waiting on wednesday

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by breaking the spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

This week’s pre-publication “can’t-wait-to-read” selection is:

18705209The Blood of Olympus by Rick Riordan
Publication Date: October 07th, 2014

Though the Greek and Roman crewmembers of the Argo II have made progress in their many quests, they still seem no closer to…

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