i got promoted to vacuuming. and my mom said i would regret not finishing my journalism degree. psh.
teenagedaddy: its hard to be a good person when everyone is so stupid
the self-loathing of being limited by what you were born being, and how big and distressing and heavy of an idea it is that no one truly knows how far away from shore the emotions can pull you — or why. most of the time it’s forgivable, but sometimes it’s intolerable.
The True Meaning of Pictures: Shelby Lee Adams'... →
Directed by Jennifer Baichwal. With Shelby Lee Adams, Chad Baker, Donnie Benton, Burley Childers. The meaning of art itself comes into question in this documentary about Shelby Lee Adams’ controversial photos of families in Appalachia. have you watched this? you should. this has been one of my favorite movies since i saw it 10 years ago. the way shelby lee adams uses high wattage flash...
i am making cupcakes for some rad friends who just won a major award*, and i can’t decide on which of these flavors to make. i am going to make two kinds, and i need help choosing or else i will be stuck choosing forever. — description (name) buttermilk cake with maple syrup buttercream and candied bacon crumbles (bacon and pancakes) fresh banana cake with cinnamon and brown sugar...
i just watched elizabethtown and sobbed, clutching my cat.
aching for my friends 3k miles away.
me: i had this really creepy dream about you that i can't remember so basically i woke up this morning like, uh, wanting to make sure you are alive
hunter: i had a creepy dream about you, too
me: WONDER TWINS
my life revolves around cleaning and thinking about cleaning and making things look nice for other people and cleaning up after other people. i just want a space of my own that smells nice and looks nice that i can melt into at the end of the week.
a stranger said i was beautiful and i bought a card for a friend. a shitty but emotionally fulfilling day.
i just posted this reply to the above video on facebook, and i will start getting messages in my “other” folder in 5… 4… 3… http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Right_to_keep_and_bear_arms#United_States http://www.constitution.org/leglrkba.htm http://idiotsguides.com/static/quickguides/history/understanding-the-right-to-bear-arms.html some reading material on the second...
junglerot: “LOL RECORD STORE DAY, Y’ALL!” —- Do people not realize that the RSD group totally holds stores by the balls, makes them sign contracts, etc? RSD is bullshit and most stores end up losing money and get stuck with overstock that they’re not allowed to sell online (because who the fuck is gonna be able to sell a $50 Twilight Zone 7” in their storefront?) Buy some used records or...
i went to counseling today because today marks five years since i was raped in milwaukee. i use a non-profit services center (it’s all i can afford) and today they were doing this homeless/transitional grocery needs assistance brown bag program. i was standing by the counter waiting to pay my co-pay and to sign in to see my counselor. there were these two men behind me and they just reeked...
finally getting one done by paco rollins: right sleeve, black and grey. inspired by vintage botanical illustrations, it will be a bouquet of basil (with flowers), cilantro and mint, all with roots. it will be kind of willow-y and romantic and the bundle will be tied with twine. the shading will be done with stippling. i am fucking stoked.
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LOOK AT THESE SHOES LOOK LOOK LOOK LOOK i am kind of discovering ebay now that i got a new checking account, and i can feel my chest tightening with anticipation as i enter each new search.
the day is coming and everything is getting harder while no one is making it easier. lonely.