Your library is your portrait.– Holbrook Jackson (via bookshavepores)
I never never do this, but I can't sleep. Is...
Anonymous asked: In what country (or state, if USA) do you reside?
Books can be possessive, can’t they? You’re walking around in a bookstore and a...– Sarah Addison Allen, “The Sugar Queen,” p. 180 (via melancholytimelord)
For books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a potency of life in...– John Milton, Areopagitica (via libraryland)
Dear Millionaires, if you don’t have a bookshelf...
I can't sleep, so I'm writing again.
This time I’m writing a set of seven short-ish poems. The theme I’m sticking to is death and funerals. More precisely, what seven people want their funerals to be. The title for the set is When I Am Gone. Of course that’s all y’all are going to see of them, haha.
Bookworms aren't people who love to read. They are...
Picking five favorite books is like picking the five body parts you’d most like...– Neil Gaiman (via thebooknookers)
birdartpoetry asked: As requested by too many...
neil-gaiman: neil-gaiman: birdartpoetry asked: Mister Gaiman, you’re kickass. I was just wondering, what do you think is the best way to seduce a writer? I figured your answer would be pretty spectacular. In my experience, writers tend to be really good at the inside of their own heads and imaginary people, and a lot less good at the stuff going on outside, which means that quite often if...
ithinkimhooked replied to your post: I had a spot of worry, but things are looking up! omg I thought two jobs was hard! best of luck to you! Oh no! I didn’t mean it like I would work three jobs! Unless Starbucks and the hotel both only decided to work me like 15 hours a week, I’ll prolly quit whichever job I’m making less at and just work two. Three jobs? Oh god I would die,...
I had a spot of worry, but things are looking up!
Started today as a restaurant host. Still got a few days of training, and I need to experience the weekend shifts, but I have a solid job! I have an interview at Starbucks tomorrow afternoon, and from the phone call it sounded like the manager was really interested in talking to me. And to top it all of, I’m getting a straight up letter of recommendation for front desk position at a new...
The young need discipline and a full bookcase.– Vivienne Westwood (via curried-mango)
After a while, books cease to become mere ink and...
People reading my blog may think I'm completely...