paintdeath:

"Uncomfortable silences. Why do we feel it’s necessary to yak about bullsh*t in order to be comfortable?" - Mia WallacePulp Fiction (1994)

paintdeath:

"Uncomfortable silences. Why do we feel it’s necessary to yak about bullsh*t in order to be comfortable?" - Mia Wallace

Pulp Fiction (1994)

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There is No Right Way, Just Write.

– Michelle Ghilotti Mandel (via wordpainting)
yasimon:

Fiction forever!

yasimon:

Fiction forever!

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thekimonogallery:

Off the coast of Japan: “Venus,The Crescent Moon and Rocks”.  Photography by Masahisa Uemura on Flickr

thekimonogallery:

Off the coast of Japan: “Venus,The Crescent Moon and Rocks”.  Photography by Masahisa Uemura on Flickr

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By writing much, one learns to write well.

– Robert Southey (via writingquotes)

It’s enough to make you want to be a Valkyrie.

In general…there’s no point in writing hopeless novels. We all know we’re going to die; what’s important is the kind of men and women we are in the face of this.

– Anne Lamott (via writingquotes)

Last night I watched this documentary about architect/developer John Portman, who designed the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero, and I promptly became homesick for San Francisco.

1. Your skin may never be perfect, and that’s okay.

2. Life is too short not to have the underwear, the coffee, and the haircut you want.

3. Everyone (including your family, your coworkers, and your best friend) will talk about you behind your back, and you’ll talk about them too. It doesn’t mean you don’t love each other.

4. It’s okay to spend money on things that make you happy.

5. Sometimes without fault or reason, relationships deteriorate. It will happen when you’re six, it will happen when you’re sixty. That’s life.

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Respect your characters, even the ­minor ones. In art, as in life, everyone is the hero of their own particular story; it is worth thinking about what your minor characters’ stories are, even though they may intersect only slightly with your protagonist’s.

– Sarah Waters (via writersrelief)