May 1, 2014 at 12:37am

You search, you break your heart, your back, your brain, and then — and only then — it is handed to you.
— Annie Dillard, on writing

April 27, 2014 at 10:34pm

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Reblogged from notesondesign

(Source: notesondesign, via shopmazama)

March 10, 2014 at 3:29pm

February 15, 2014 at 6:26pm

Live the full life of the mind, exhilarated by new ideas, intoxicated by the Romance of the unusual.
— Ernest Hemingway

February 10, 2014 at 10:42pm

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January 30, 2014 at 9:10pm

Serena Ngai - Iceland on Exposure →

January 22, 2014 at 11:40pm


January 18, 2014 at 8:40pm

For those who know the value of and exquisite taste of solitary freedom (for one is only free when alone), the act of leaving is the bravest and most beautiful of all.
— Isabelle Eberhardt



"Because we never stop loving silently those we once loved out loud."

January 9, 2014 at 11:12pm

The cowardly belief that a person must stay in one place is too reminiscent of the unquestioning resignation of animals, beasts of burden stupefied by servitude and yet always willing to accept the slipping on of the harness. There are limits to every domain, and laws to govern every organized power. But the vagrant owns the whole vast earth that ends only at the non-existent horizon, and her empire is an intangible one, for her domination and enjoyment of it are things of the spirit.
— Isabelle Eberhardt