Ask Obama To Veto Indefinite Military Detention of... →
lady-pilot: (not that this isn’t already happening illegally, heh).
farmers market buddies
Me: This book has this weird narrative thread where the author tries to paint a vignette of being at a farmers' market.
Sacha: Do you agree?
Me: I don't know. I haven't been reading those parts. I don't need to read about unloading crates of beautiful, leafy kale in the early morning. I get to experience the poetics of vegetables on a weekly basis.
Sacha: The poetics of vegetables? Really? 'Cause that's what she said.
You know, in Western cultures, we give a lot of lip service to motherhood. We...– Lauren Bruce, founder of Feministe, in an interview about teen motherhood. (via jessicavalenti) this.
The really important kind of freedom involves attention and awareness and...– David Foster Wallace
Once a little boy sent me a charming card with a little drawing on it. I loved...– Maurice Sendak (via thatluciegirl) Amazing story. (via shandel) Hee. Wild Thing. (via antoniaeh) Children are the damn best. (via bloodyguttedpoetry) this sounds like something i would do as an “adult.”
If you are a woman, if you’re a person of colour, if you are gay, lesbian,...– Margaret Cho (via thechocolatebrigade) I’ve read this a hundred times and reblogged it before, but who cares - let’s start today with this in mind. (via kateordie)
Can you handle my hyberbolic optimism? →
shameless plug for my most recent post on the reed admission blog. the joy has ebbed a little bit since i wrote this, but to be honest i’m still a nauseatingly happy and enthusiastic person (if not increasingly sleep-deprived).
Sometimes you’re in the presence of someone — even in a place as large as...– Bob Crane, co-founder of the Friends of the Bruce Springsteen Special Collection. (via daydreambelievr) truth.
I think you could fall in love with anyone if you saw the parts of them that no...– the life and times of jannat m.: d’awww.
When your only female character exists to be bartered and abused, that is lazy...– Monica Byrne. Zing. (via mehreenkasana)
INTERNET SHOPPING YOU WILL BE THE END OF ME.
Intimacy is based on shared vulnerability… nothing deepens intimacy like the...– Dossie Easton & Catherine A. Liszt (via -cream-and-sugar)
a very putter's thanksgiving
sara: hi, i was just wondering if you guys are open tonight?
bartender with the same birthday as me: yes we are. we'll see you here soon!
sara: is this billy? uh, oh, okay bye!
yes, we really did go to putter's on thanksgiving. after four very delightful games of pool and an equal number of whiskey gingers, i'd say it was a rousing success.