Work seemed something fundamental for man, something which enabled him to endure...– Kobo Abe, The Woman in the Dunes (trans. E. Dale Saunders)
How to survive Wildwood
whatshouldultimatecallme: See you there! This weekend I will be traveling to the Jersey Shore to play beach ultimate and get really, really drunk. I am, needless to say, super excited.
She is to me what a materialized substance is to a shadow. Without substance,...– “Kora and Ka” by H.D.
I hate this ‘Facebook revolution’ stuff. I really strongly object to it. You can...– The New York Times’ Cairo bureau chief, David Kirkpatrick (via nprfreshair)
I saw a tumblr post that was a question
I saw a tumblr post that was a question asking “How is your heart?” and my first thought was that if the question were directed at me, it should have been “How black is your heart?” to which I would reply, “a pit of utter darkness,” and after responding to the question as such, would wonder for quite a few minutes whether my response would taken too dramatically...
pratfall: The irony of feminism is that a man will get more credit for being a feminist than a woman ever would.
Kant Joke: You know, it’s really weird, doing in-depth research on the...
Editing is just like writing, except hateful, and in reverse.– Robert Brockway, “How to Become an Author in 5 Incredibly Difficult Steps” (via factorypoems)