Creating a life that reflects your values and satisfies your soul is a rare...– Bill Watterson (via mikekarnell)
In case no one's said it yet
colorfuloddity: redmetalandgold: Hi, welcome, to the Star Trek fandom! Whether you’re young or old, a newbie or an oldie, we welcome you! If you became apart of it through Benedict, or through TOS, or The Next Generation, welcome! Liked the films but never watched the series? Hi, it’s great to have you! I know it’s going to be great serving with you, cadet. Welcome aboard the Enterprise,...
Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and...– Anna Quindlen, How Reading Changed My Life (via larmoyante)
221C Baker Street: Why Do Men Keep Putting Me in... →
literaryreference: You know how it is, right, ladies? You know a guy for a while. You hang out with him. You do fun things with him—play video games, watch movies, go hiking, go to concerts. You invite him to your parties. You listen to his problems. You do all this because you think he…
Pepper Potts and Good Female Role Models
tonystarksed: Pepper Potts and Good Female Role Models a brief meta Okay so as many of you may have noticed, there’s been a huge movement recently, both within fandom and without, to put more “strong female characters” onscreen. This is a Good Thing; this means that our society is finally catching on to some serious problems in the media, namely the female role models available for their...
Yes, false rape accusations happen. Run the protocol anyway. I’ve heard that...– - JAG lawyer, speaking to my husband’s plant during Sexual Assault Prevention Month. (via circusbones)
andrewducote: sararye: AND THAT IS HOW YOU USE AN EFFECTS PEDAL I was gaping the entire song this is insane If I had a dollar for every time a musician made me feel like I’ve done nothing with my life, I’d be filthy, FILTHY rich.
Random thoughts for a rainy day
Sometimes I want to reach up, Press my hand against the sky, Smear it like wet paint from east to west And stain my fingers with clouds.
Good job, Internet!– Teenage chemistry enthusiast won’t be charged with felony, will go to space camp - Boing Boing Good job, internet! (via mordicaifeed) Good stuff (via perzadook)
Amy Tintera: So about the so-called lack of boy... →
yaflash: So I have a lot of feelings every single time I hear that people are “angry” or “annoyed” or whatever that they can’t find ONE SINGLE YA BOOK IN THE ENTIRE YA SECTION FOR BOYS TO READ and YOUNG MEN ARE FAILING BECAUSE GIRLS ARE TAKING OVER LITERATURE and HOW CAN BOYS POSSIBLY BE…
Seanan's Tumblr: Fairy tale origins: Rebloggable... →
seananmcguire: The ask: “I think one of the main reasons why people have this “White girl princess” attitude is because most of the really popular fairy tails originated in Europe, which is shockingly where white people are from. There are so many great fairy tails from plenty of other cultures that deserve more…
initially-a-pirate: deanfuckingcas: dat-assbutt-tho: way-too-sarcastic: reblogallthenerdythings: As far as I can tell, if something starts with ‘M’, it’s bad news Morgoth Mordred Mount Doom Darth Maul The Master Moriarty Morganna Moffat Mark Gatiss METATRON … Miriam? You rang?
Real Life Mowgli: Girl Who Grew Up in the African... →
Riding a five-ton elephant, whom she called ‘my brother’, chilling with a cheetah or hugging a giant bullfrog as if it were a Teddy bear. The childhood of a French girl Tippi Degre sounds more like a newer version of Mowgli, rather than something real. A white child, she was born in Namibia to …
Conversations with my brain
Me: Ahhh, time for sleep. It's really late so I need to fall asleep quickly.
Brain: You know what I wanna think about? Spiders.
Me: No spiders.
Brain: Lots of spiders crawling. And centipedes! Huge ones!
Me: Stop it.
Brain: Crawling and skittering and covering everything...
Me: Stop. It.
Me: Let's think about puppies instead.
Brain: Nope, bugs.
Me: FINE. Have it your way. I didn't need to sleep tonight anyway
Brain: *happily* Bugsbugsbugs.
Me: I hate you.