Leave me to my books

I'd rather have Huxley, Orwell, and Adorno's company. Thanks.

"I can only create animation in 2D. There is no other choice for me. I don’t even know how to use a Smartphone." - Hayao Miyazaki



'Just had my day brightened up. Big Caribbean army bloke in front of me on the DLR knitting. Old lady turns to him and says “I didn't know men could knit”. He turns to her and in his best Caribbean accent says “No ma'am, the only thing men can't do is have babies. And there's nothing women can't do.” '
DLR= Docklands Light Railway, London

My kind of man!

Great words!


Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Tupelo

Sir Nick of Cave is 53 today. Here’s one of my favourites from his remarkable catalog to celebrate.

(from The Firstborn Is Dead, 1985)

6 months ago - 32

I actually had no idea that Tupelo, Mississippi was the birthplace of Elvis, but this information became unavoidable immediately upon hitting the main street. Notable features: the hardware store where Elvis bought his first guitar, a really nice community art garden, some kind of sting-related insect that got Maya in the eye-lid.



straight from the ministry of magic, y’all.

This is probably one of the best things I’ve ever seen.


do you ever just sigh because someone who you love lives so far away from you 

(Source: defusing, via bankston)


“If a teacher asks me to take it off in class, I take it off. But usually, I keep it in my hair all the time.” 

"Can you believe she married a Mexican? I mean he seems like a nice guy though. I feel bad for them."-grandma

"Chuck E Cheese has been overtaken by black people. There are all of these videos of the parents of the kids at Chuck E Cheese getting into fights. I don’t think our kids are going to get to go there." -sister