me:*owns 264 unread books*
me:*buys 17 new books*
me:*rereads harry potter*
1 hour ago
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jonahray:

Christmas is back, indeed.

Ha, I was in the audience that night! I heard him tell this story.

jonahray:

Christmas is back, indeed.

Ha, I was in the audience that night! I heard him tell this story.

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5 hours ago
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missfolly:

The House at Ostende
Léon Spilliaert 1908 

missfolly:

The House at Ostende

Léon Spilliaert 1908 

6 hours ago
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sisterjudyjudybobudy:

weetbixgod:

hotdadcalendar:

I’m actually concerned for boys who complain about how different girls look without makeup. Like did you think eyeshadow permanently alters a girls eyelid? Are you frightened when people change clothes

Babies have no concept of object permanence

That’s one of the sickest burns I’ve ever read. 

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7 hours ago
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mythosidhe:
Although I have to point out that there was a piece of speculative science fiction called The Blazing World published by one Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1666, slightly predating Mary Shelley.
gehayi:
Hell, the first named author in history? Enheduanna, a Sumerian high priestess, poet and lyricist. She’s known as the Shakespeare of Sumerian literature.
maryrobinette:
The first American mystery novel was written by Metta Victoria Fuller Victor, as well as the first dime novel, and the first crime novel..

mythosidhe:

Although I have to point out that there was a piece of speculative science fiction called The Blazing World published by one Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1666, slightly predating Mary Shelley.

gehayi:

Hell, the first named author in history? Enheduanna, a Sumerian high priestess, poet and lyricist. She’s known as the Shakespeare of Sumerian literature.

maryrobinette:

The first American mystery novel was written by Metta Victoria Fuller Victor, as well as the first dime novel, and the first crime novel..

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5 hours ago
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nateswinehart:

Being good to each other is so important, guys.

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5 hours ago
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bookoisseur:

canonqueer:

*procrastinates doing things I love for an unknown reason*

Oh look. A perfect description of my writing habits. 

6 hours ago
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Outtake for Emma’s protest against Turkish Deputy Prime Minister’s comment! ‘All women to stop laughing in public!’

Outtake for Emma’s protest against Turkish Deputy Prime Minister’s comment! ‘All women to stop laughing in public!’

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7 hours ago
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