For me to be a saint means to be myself.– Thomas Merton
my friend Jack Haley has a bit part on 30 Rock...
I can, with one eye squinted, take it all as a blessing.– Flannery O’Connor
the harder you try
waitingforsubspace: if there is light it will find you. — Charles Bukowski
You have to have a little faith in people.– last lines of Manhattan.
anaees: Tegan & Sara - Call It Off All of...
The most important thing to do is focus on yourself, and fall heads over heels...– Lovely new friend Eli (via theorderofthings) truth.
Huffington Post: Young Activist Creates Local Jobs... →
This is my dear friend Kalia Lydgate. I love her so much!
Forelsket: (Norwegian) The euphoria you experience when you are first falling in...– http://ranajune.com/post/64352844/words-that-dont-exist-in-the-english-language (And before someone asks, no, there’s no deeper meaning behind this post, I just liked that word the best). (via tomrk1089)
how i learned geography at age 8
Pakistan. My half-Pakistani bike riding buddies next door had a party for their 2 year old sister. There was a San Diego sunset over the fence and dozens of men bowing to Mecca in the scrub backyard. I smelt saffron, curry, and garlic and remembered wishing I was braver because I’d probably like it. The Vietnam War. Our plants kept getting killed by the Vietnamese gardeners who liked...
it’s funny, come baseball season i realize how difficult it is for people to respect other people’s beliefs. we could all be atheists or all be religious and we’d still have that patronizing slightly contemptuous smirk thinking the yankees fan next to us is an idiot.