words//ramble//libel

Emily

You don’t get to choose if you get hurt in this world, old man, but you do have some say in who hurts you. I like my choices.

windows98:

I love you

Madness is like intelligence, you know. You can’t explain it. Just like intelligence. It comes on you, it fills you, and then you understand it. But when it goes away you can’t understand it at all any longer.

Marguerite Duras, from Hiroshima, Mon Amour (via violentwavesofemotion)

I realised that things are pretty good right now and although I know there will always be the trials and tribulations which accompany life - today I just say “Phew”.

— More here by Jan Hellriegel  (via lovequotesrus)

Certain kinds of knowledge rob people of their sleep.

Haruki Murakami1Q84 (387)

A curtain of stars, miles of them, are scattered, glowing, across the sky and their multitude humbles me, which I have a hard time tolerating. She shrugs and nods after I say something about forms of anxiety. It’s as if her mind is having a hard time communicating with her mouth, as if she is searching for a rational analysis of who I am, which is, of course, an impossibility: there… is… no… key.

Bret Easton Ellis

(from American Psycho. Bret Easton Ellis’ controversial classic was banned in Canada in 1991 following its publication, and was described as being, “pure trash, as scummy and mean as anything depicts…”)

Banned Books Week

(via thatlitsite)

ccephalopod:

therhumboogie:

The Arte Sella, looks to be one of the most magical, fairytale woodlands in the world. Since 1986 this astounding destination in the Sella Valley in Italy has been dotting the landscape with the amazing works of over 200 contemporary artists from all over the world. A future holiday destination for sure!

This is magical

theamazingspectacularwebofcarmen:

#asummerbetterthanyours
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