April 20, 2014
"Writing a novel belongs to that category of thing—like surviving the Hunger Games and eating an entire large pizza by yourself—that appears to be impossible but actually isn’t."

Lev Grossman, in his 2013 NaNo pep talk (via nanowrigormortis)

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April 20, 2014

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April 19, 2014
"… nostalgia in reverse, the longing for yet another strange land, grew especially strong in spring."

— Vladimir Nabokov, “Mary” (via litverve)

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April 19, 2014

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April 19, 2014

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April 19, 2014
aseaofquotes:

Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five

aseaofquotes:

Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five

April 19, 2014
"We’d been trying to touch the sky from the bottom of the ocean."

— Ruta Sepetys, Between Shades of Gray (via quoted-books)

(via unboundbooks)

April 19, 2014
"Reading was my escape and my comfort, my consolation, my stimulant of choice: reading for the pure pleasure of it, for the beautiful stillness that surrounds you when you hear an author’s words reverberating in your head."

— Paul Auster; The Brooklyn Follies (via wordpainting)

April 18, 2014
brutalgeneration:

(by WilliamWJHurd)

brutalgeneration:

(by WilliamWJHurd)

April 18, 2014

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April 18, 2014
fairycastle:

untitled by Stella Hermanovska on Flickr.

fairycastle:

untitled by Stella Hermanovska on Flickr.

April 18, 2014
fairycastle:

untitled by Elif Araf Yalım on Flickr.

fairycastle:

untitled by Elif Araf Yalım on Flickr.

April 18, 2014
fairycastle:

paper armies by bez uma on Flickr.

fairycastle:

paper armies by bez uma on Flickr.

April 18, 2014
fairycastle:

untitled by ardemonia . on Flickr.

fairycastle:

untitled by ardemonia . on Flickr.

April 18, 2014
"All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream."

— Edgar Allan Poe (via fairycastle)

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