Go into the arts. I’m not kidding. The arts are not a way to make a living. They...– Kurt Vonnegut, with your friendly weekend reminder to get creative. [Quote from his 2006 essay collection A Man Without a Country] (via jasonweinberger)
A small venting space -
- somewhere I need outside of my head.
I can’t deal with the havoc my sleep deprived mind is making right now.
I’m about 250 words over the limit but I’m happy. I’ve finally finished writing it. I still need to edit it for the flow and to incorporate the work shop feedback but *happy dance*
xspinthesky: “Heartlines (Acoustic)” -...
Song I've been listening to...
‘Faithful Delights’ and ‘Battle of the Sky’ by Beaufields - they were awesome live last night. The lead singer’s voice reminds me a little bit of Sia’s except with its own croon. They played a set before my sister’s band. I really need to cut down on the late November nights and finish off the last few things for the semester.
On the eve of turning twenty
- Skipped a class. - Stayed in bed to re-read a book. - Alternated from the ‘high’ of writing and feeling like pulling my hair out over it. - Planned a day with friends. - Resigned myself to an awkward birthday. - Ate icecream for lunch and dinner. - Washed the dishes while listening to ‘love dedications’ (despite no love related experience) on the radio. - Still...
In its silence, a book is a challenge: it can’t lull you with surging music or...– Ursula K. Le Guin, Harper’s Magazine (via bookoasis)