Peacocks in the Grove
The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon
icantimtoonervoustoeatpie: “I came,” she said, “hoping you could talk me out of a fantasy.” “Cherish it!” cried Hilarious, fiercely. “What else do any of you have? Hold it tightly by it’s little tentacle, don’t let the Freudians coax it away or the pharmacists poison it out of you. Whatever it is, hold it dear, for when you lose it you go over by that much to the others. You begin to cease to...
if some guy who isn’t me gave you borges and you read it i would go on a...– my love
BREAKING NEWS: Dustin Steele has been released on...
mortauxvaches: BREAKING NEWS: Dustin Steele has been released on bond and is with friends. Thank you everyone for your constant support and encouragement. This is a big victory, but we still have 19 others locked up in the Western Regional Jail that need your continued support. What a great birthday present please continue to support Ramps Campaign and the Hobet 20, this is far from over.
no upside: Why are Americans so... →
noupside: A map of American state stereotypes, generated by Google autocomplete. In the months before a US Presidential election, the quality of political discourse hits new lows. Blue State/Red State tropes dominate the news cycle as the media gins up outrage over perceived injustices in the culture…
space simulators! universe-touring! magic! →
he’ll be back soon. we can’t take the new orleans road trip we’d originally planned because of things at my job (i might be put in a new, much-more-moolah position)… but he’s cool with it and we’re going to escape for a weekend to the keys or the west of FL, just us. i can’t wait. he misses me. i miss him. can’t be here soon enough….
i know a few people who this applies to... →
…and thanks to my wise decisions in life, there really are a small few (i can count them on one hand).
Science :)): Researchers Identify Key Brain Cell... →
sciencenote: Antidepressant medications such as Prozac have helped improve mood and lessen anxiety in millions of people with major depression. But scientists know surprisingly little about how these drugs work. “There may be many different cell types whose activity you can alter to have a beneficial impact…
…oh not to touch a hair on your head, leave you as you are… if he felt he had to direct you, then direct you into my arms.
ah, the power of amorous thinking. she woke up to five missed calls (and finally seriously contemplated getting that replacement phone). they had all taken place in the span of an hour and were from a phone based out of Beverly, MA. her stomach fluttered. she fumbled sleepily to call her voicemail and, sure enough, heard his voice, viscous and slowly dripping like honey, on the other end of...
rumblings of a short.
…perhaps. or perhaps it’s just theraputic right now. click, click, click… she checked her phone like a lab rat pumped with adrenaline. she knew the futility. ”relax,” she told herself, “there’s no point in getting all worked up. there isn’t even a point to waiting around. he’ll call if and when he calls.” over the years, the cure...
i barely read articles anymore. i go straight for... →
Listen: The Smiths’ ‘This Charming Man’ mixed to... →
Books Worth Reading, according to moi. →