Character, like a photograph, develops in darkness.– Yousuf Karsh
my body clock is so fucked up. i’ve just woken up, as in to start the say and it’s 2am
I am interested in language because it wounds or seduces me.– Roland Barthes, The Pleasure of the Text
in the mood to eat through the wagamamas menu
i finished university for good today, so now the downward spiral my life is moving in is in full gear.
A flower falls from his eye and blooms in a stranger’s mouth.– Paul Auster, ‘Scribe’ (Ground Work, 1991)
when you want to cry but physically can’t </3
way too much rooney mara on my dash right now like stop
i need this period in my life to be over because it has turned me into the worst kind of person.
the smiley with the little flower is used in the most passive aggressive ways on tfs
Alexis: Nancy Jo, this is Alexis Neiers calling. I'm calling to let you know how dissapoin-
*answering machine picks up*
Alexis: Nancy Jo, this is Alexis Neiers. I'm calling to let you know how disappointed I am in your story. How horrible you shit on me and-
Mom: YOU LIED! YOU FUCKING LIED! WHY'D YOU DO IT!
Alexis: STOP IT, MOM!
Mom: YOU LIED!
Alexis: STOP! STOP! GOD DAMMIT!
Alexis: Nancy Jo, this is Alexis Neiers calling. I'm calling to let you know how disappointed I am in your story. There’s many things that I read in here that were false, like you saying that I wore six inch Louboutins heels to court with my tweed skirt, when I wore four inch little brown Bebe shoes.
Mom: 29 DOLLARS!
Alexis: EVERYTIME YOU FUCKING YELL, I HAVE TO RE-RECORD IT!
Alexis: Nancy Jo, this is Alexis Neiers calling. I’m calling to let you know how disappointed I am in your story and the light you shed on me when I am going through such a hard time in my life. I opened up to you so that way the world could potentially know what a great, amazing, talented, strong, *mom starts crying* healthy, girl that I am – not even a girl – young woman. I am petrified! Petrified with this story!
Alexis: I’m so disappointed, and I’m letting you know that I will clear this up. Have a nice life. Goodbye.
Mom: That was beautiful. You did such a good job of expressing yourself.
considering buying ridiculous shoes because they’re cheap. this is what i do with my money
We don’t forget, but something vacant settles in us.– Roland Barthes, Mourning Diary
i get such anxiety when i have to send an email. waiting for a reply is even worse.
(i hate asking for help)
Nothing makes us so lonely as our secrets.– Paul Tournier
Once you pass a certain age, life becomes nothing more than a process of...– 1Q84, Haruki Murakami
She drank a glass of wine and looked for something new to ruin with her lack of...– Chuck Palahniuk, Diary
i just bought some stuff online but there were like loads of errors so i called up customer service and the guy gave me free shipping (intentional) and a discount on top of a discount = 60% off (by accident) and omg i hope they don’t notice or i will cry tears of fire.
But my favorite part in my body are my dark circles.They define me. They reveal...– Léa Seydoux
panda— said: no it doesn’t sound it lol but who knows nowerdays haha, thank you. i didn’t think so, but it crops up in a novel i’m writing an essay on so frequently that it has to be intentional. i’ve been reading the sentences aloud and it sounds so strange, to the point that the words just become sounds/have no meaning.
can someone help me, please? is “did a laugh” grammatically correct? do people actually say that?