The Hunger Games: Dystopian Timeline From... →
There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer of whom I think well....– Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (via selfinspiration)
Architecture for Readers →
For the three of you out there who love words as much as I do.
Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it. It enriches the...– C.S. Lewis (via bookaddict24-7) #books #reading
We must not see any person as an abstraction. Instead, we must see in every...– Elie Wiesel (via selfinspiration)
I like the stars. It’s the illusion of permanence, I think. I mean, they’re...– Neil Gaiman (via selfinspiration)
jmrichards asked: I saw you reblogged my photo (posted by prettybooks) of "North & South" with a caption about you reading it. And enjoying it! Have you finished? I only ask because I'm kind of in love with it, and always enjoy talking to others who appreciate it. :)
Cinderfellas: The Long-Lost Fairy Tales →
Posted by Maria Tatar Bavarian fairy tales going viral? Last week, the Guardian reported that five hundred unknown fairy tales, languishing for over a century in the municipal archive of Regensburg, Germany, have come to light. The news sent a flutter through the world of fairy-tale enthusiasts, their interest further piqued by the detail that the tales—which had been compiled in the...
How Novel: How To Read A Book →
thefrenemy: …The thing is, you cannot trick the ebook into being a book. You cannot substitute a soulmate for one night stands… Amen. #books
Your Brain on Fiction →
More reasons why reading is good for you.
selfinspiration: keep your friends close and your laptop charger closer
Medieval Occupations →
mediumaevum: For all your LARP, fanfic, writing, illustrating or just plain day-dreaming activities. #history #medievalism
There are certain people that come into your life, and leave a mark. Their place...– Sara Zarr (via selfinspiration)
Dance first. Think later. It’s the natural order.– Samuel Beckett (via musingsinfemininity) Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Men at some time are masters of their fates: The fault, dear Brutus, is not in...– Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar (via lewisaur) #IdesofMarch
Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to be understood.– George Orwell (1984)
Books are mirrors: you only see in them what you already have inside you.– Carlos Ruiz Zafón (The Shadow of the Wind) #books