lately i’ve been remembering all the nice things people have ever said about me. it’s way better than laying awake at night remembering all of the embarrassing things i’ve ever done.
"Time held me green and dying
Though I sang in my chains like the sea."
Dylan Thomas, Fern Hill (via mag—nolia)
Galaxies, stars, and a serene reflecting pool combine to create this memorable land and skyscape.
The featured panorama is a 12-image mosaic taken last month from the Salar de Atacama salt flat in northern Chile. The calm water is Laguna Cejar, a salty lagoon featuring a large central sinkhole. On the image left, the astrophotographer’s fiancee is seen capturing the same photogenic scene.
The night sky is lit up with countless stars, the Large and Small Magellanic Cloud galaxies on the left, and the band of our Milky Way galaxy running diagonally up the right. The Milky Way may appear to be causing havoc at the horizon, but those are just the normal lights of a nearby town.
"I will not adjust myself to the world. I am adjusted to myself."
Anaïs Nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 1: 1931-1934 (via mirroir)
Willa Cather, The Song of the Lark
Wonderful, You Were
An eighty-five year old woman sent us her library card in the mail with a handwritten note that read:
“I have had to move, here is my library card. You were wonderful. Thank you.”
THE WAY THE PAGAN GODS ARE HALF REMEMBERED HERE
FIRE POEM, Berlin || Robert Montgomery
"Ancient lovers believed a kiss would literally unite their souls, because the spirit was said to be carried in one’s breath."
Eve Glicksman (via notorious-love)