Snapshots of Virginia Woolf taken by Lady Ottoline Morrell, June 1923.
Fleur finally found a place where my kids can’t reach her. Smart kitty.
“But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most?”
“I’m not a fan of ‘write what you know.’ If you don’t know, find out. I knew nothing about the Bible before I started writing ‘The Year of Living Biblically.’ That was kind of the point – to learn.”
—A.J. Jacobs (via writingquotes)
“The worst that being an artist could do to you would be that it would make you slightly unhappy constantly.”
—J.D. Salinger, De Daumier-Smith’s Blue Period (via molllyw0bbles)
“[T]he drug would make her forget how bad the pain had been, when all the time, in some secret part of her, that long, blind, doorless and windowless corridor of pain was waiting to open up and shut her in again.”
—Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar (via lifeinpoetry)