“To live in Metropolis was to know that the exceptional was as commonplace as diet soda, that abnormality was the popcorn norm.”
― Salman Rushdie, Fury
11:43 am • 5 March 2013 • 579 notes
All our badassest dreamiest badass dreams come true in this new release from Kate Nash.
2:46 pm • 4 March 2013 • 648 notes
Natalie Portman photographed for Vogue, 1996.
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2:20 pm • 3 March 2013 • 25,732 notes
two girls at work said I look like Farrah from Teen Mom so uhhhh thank you?
12:11 pm • 3 March 2013
“I told myself that, if he left without anything happening, then I had lost my chance and I would die. I wasn’t melting or longing for him to touch me or anything like that; the desire wasn’t in my body but wedged in my mind, persistent and burrowing. I didn’t even like Julian much. But liking people and even loving them seemed to me now like ways of keeping yourself safe, and I didn’t want to be safe. I wanted to cross the threshold and be initiated into real life. My innocence was a sign of something maimed or unfinished in me.”
Tessa Hadley, Experience
I’ve gotten brave enough to surf the internet when there’s nothing else to do at work, and I’ve been spending a lot of time reading short stories on The New Yorker website. I liked this one.
1:03 pm • 2 March 2013 • 2 notes
Trouble Books & Mark McGuire - Song for Reinier Lucassen’s Sphinx
this is always very nice
2:04 pm • 1 March 2013