For last year’s word belong to last year’s language And next year’s words await...– T. S. Eliot, from Section II of Quartet no. 4 “Little Gidding”, in Four Quartets (with thanks to apoetreflects)
Even a map cannot show you the way back to a place that no longer exists.– Sandra M. Castillo, from “Christmas, 1970” (via growing-orbits)
Recordar: To remember; from the Latin re-cordis, to pass back through the heart.– Eduardo Galeano, from The Book of Embraces (with thanks to leopoldgursky)
I do love to learn. It’s all I feel like I’m ever doing. It’s...– Louis C.K. From this thing here
Classic Burlesque: We Aim to Tease - Photo Gallery... →
The enduring appeal of burlesque is no mystery. The mystery is that not everyone can do it — and some do it well enough, or long enough, that they enter legend. Here, a celebration of the art … Above: Burlesque star Mary Mack, circa 1950.
But there should never be any apologies in art, or any overt attention-drawing...– Raymond Pettibon From this interview.
I would love it if people were more proactive in their own lives. I feel like...– Mark Mothersbaugh
The Michelin Man’s name is Bibendum. The Pillsbury Doughboy’s name is Poppin’ Fresh. He has a wife, Poppie Fresh, and two kids, Popper and Bun Bun. Krusty the Clown’s real name is Herschel Shmoikel Pinchas Yerucham Krustovski.
You create yourself in ever-changing shapes that rise from the stuff of our...– Rainer Maria Rilke, from Rilke’s Book of Hours (translated by J. Macy and A. Barrows)
From the tawny light from the rainy nights from the imagination finding...– Everything That Acts is Actual by Denise Levertov (with thanks to whiskeyriver) Oh shit this is some good shit
I want to have a set of visions Philip K. Dick style and have pink beams talk to me.
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I’ve only got 15 minutes left until the end so I think it’s safe to say that Velvet Goldmine is a pretty terrible movie. Good soundtrack, terrible everything else. I’ve spent the last 13 years regretting not seeing a movie that is apparently not good in the first place. Fie! Also I have a temporary job at a chocolate shop and got a commission to make 500 bows to go around the...
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