April 22, 2014

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April 22, 2014
theparisreview:

Laura Ingalls Wilder collaborated with her daughter on many books in the Little House on the Prairie series, and it wasn’t always a cooperative arrangement. A letter from 1938 suggests the scope of their creative frictions: “Here you have a young girl,” Wilder’s daughter wrote to her about one character, “a girl twelve years old, who’s led a rather isolated life with father, mother, sisters in the country, and you can not have her suddenly acting like a slum child who has protected her virginity from street gangs since she was seven or eight.”
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theparisreview:

Laura Ingalls Wilder collaborated with her daughter on many books in the Little House on the Prairie series, and it wasn’t always a cooperative arrangement. A letter from 1938 suggests the scope of their creative frictions: “Here you have a young girl,” Wilder’s daughter wrote to her about one character, “a girl twelve years old, who’s led a rather isolated life with father, mother, sisters in the country, and you can not have her suddenly acting like a slum child who has protected her virginity from street gangs since she was seven or eight.”

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April 22, 2014

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April 22, 2014
THIS IS WHAT I HEAR WHEN AN AUTHOR USES UNNECESSARILY ARCHAIC OR OBLIQUE LANGUAGE

dudeinpublishing:

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Well too bad. We already have a Cormac McCarthy. We don’t need another. Stop it.

April 22, 2014

policymic:

GIFs show human’s vast impact on the Earth

Follow policymic

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April 22, 2014
"Everyone has three lives: a public life, a private life, and a secret life."

Gabriel García Márquez (via vanityfair)

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April 22, 2014

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April 22, 2014
"She felt that she could so much more depend upon the sincerity of those who sometimes looked or said a careless or a hasty thing, than of those whose presence of mind never varied, whose tongue never slipped."

— Jane Austen, Persuasion (via theclassicreader)

April 22, 2014

I need to be reminded of this. 

And often.

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April 22, 2014

theweekmagazine:

Watch Amy Poehler and Billy Eichner scare strangers by revealing she’s not Pitbull

Perhaps unsurprisingly, most people prefer Poehler to Pitbull.

"I’m recurring! I’M RECURRING!!!”

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April 22, 2014

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April 17, 2014

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April 17, 2014
rollingstone:

Butch Vig says Foo Fighters’ new album is “halfway done.”

Yeah-yeah-uh.

rollingstone:

Butch Vig says Foo Fighters’ new album is “halfway done.”

Yeah-yeah-uh.

April 17, 2014

into-every-generation:

buffystolethetardis:

humnoo:

a-pariah:

why is the female hero so often tomboyish

why cant there just be one like oops i chipped my barbie pink nail polish while brutally killing an entire armada of time traveling ninja pirates

with my hair curler

Um…

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how do you forget buffy?

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HOW

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COULD

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YOU

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FORGET

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BUFFY?

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April 17, 2014
Yup.

Yup.

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