“I never change; I simply become more myself.” —Joyce Carol...
scribnerbooks: In the 1920s, Ernest Hemingway’s colleagues bet him that he couldn’t write a complete story in just six words. His rebuttal? For Sale: baby shoes, never worn. They paid up. Hemingway is said to have considered it his best work.
7 Interesting Things You Can Say to Change the... →
theatlantic: Them: “So-and-so won a bronze medals!” You: “That’s fascinating. Did you know bronze is composed of roughly 88 percent copper and 12 percent tin? Its melting point is about 1742 degrees Fahrenheit.” Them: “I wonder how London’s dealing with the Olympics.” You: “That’s fascinating. More fascinating is how London dealt with World War II aerial bombardment. Working people...
We would be together and have our books and at night be warm in bed together...– Ernest Hemingway (via smisarah)
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Really should go back and read this book now that I’ve escaped my own angst-y teenager phase
Just connected my Instagram and Tumblr accounts
…so I’m going back and posting my favorite pics on here. Sorry (Sarah) if it’s a lot (since you’re my only follower right now.)
“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal...