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Brian: What are you doing here?
Johnny: Well, I was standing over t h e r e, but that didn't seem to be working out for me, so I moved over here, but this one isn't much better.

It’s quite an undertaking to start loving somebody. You have to have energy, generosity, blindness. There is even a moment right at the start where you have to jump across an abyss: if you think about it you don’t do it.

 Jean-Paul Sartre, Nausea (via whyallcaps)

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Stanza Poetry has been Mapping Scotland.
A Map of Scottish poems and the places they come from! Stanza is still accepting submissions, so get on over there and make your mark ^_^

Stanza Poetry has been Mapping Scotland.

A Map of Scottish poems and the places they come from! Stanza is still accepting submissions, so get on over there and make your mark ^_^

We’ll bury him by the stream. This moment dies and is followed by another moment which also dies. Moment to moment I go.

Swimmer in the Secret Sea, William Kotzwinkle, 1975
theparisreview:

“There’s a loss of immediacy in one’s experience. You have to count on memory more and daily rhythms less. But memory is a muse, after all, a girl with a vital life of her own.” —Elizabeth Spencer
Pictured: Elizabeth Spencer during her time in Rome in the early 1950s.

theparisreview:

“There’s a loss of immediacy in one’s experience. You have to count on memory more and daily rhythms less. But memory is a muse, after all, a girl with a vital life of her own.” —Elizabeth Spencer

Pictured: Elizabeth Spencer during her time in Rome in the early 1950s.

Here’s to all the visual artists who have made gig posters into an art form through the decades.
(Also, to Beefheart, who is mint.)
photomusik:

Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band / The Chocolate Watchband / Great Pumpkin (October 28-30, 1966)
Fillmore Auditorium (San Francisco, CA)
Art by Wes Wilson

Here’s to all the visual artists who have made gig posters into an art form through the decades.

(Also, to Beefheart, who is mint.)

photomusik:

Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band / The Chocolate Watchband / Great Pumpkin (October 28-30, 1966)

Fillmore Auditorium (San Francisco, CA)

Art by Wes Wilson

(via ritasacouto)

A Way of the World, retracing Nicolas Bouvier’s improbable 1953 trip: a reflection on travel, politics and art.
If there was one Kickstarter project to support this Summer, this would be it. Two guys are going to follow a route taken by two other guys some 60 years earlier, from former Yugoslavia to Pakistan, in a battered second hand car, armed only with a camera and their wits (and probably a few fixers)!
The finished product will be a truly honest and potentially raw account of the route as it is today, a true document of change; political, geographical and human. This is their blog, their kickstarter page is here, take a look if you like the sound of it and share if you care :)
(image: awayoftheworld: Bouvier & Vernet during their journey, 1953)

A Way of the World, retracing Nicolas Bouvier’s improbable 1953 trip: a reflection on travel, politics and art.

If there was one Kickstarter project to support this Summer, this would be it. Two guys are going to follow a route taken by two other guys some 60 years earlier, from former Yugoslavia to Pakistan, in a battered second hand car, armed only with a camera and their wits (and probably a few fixers)!

The finished product will be a truly honest and potentially raw account of the route as it is today, a true document of change; political, geographical and human. This is their blog, their kickstarter page is here, take a look if you like the sound of it and share if you care :)

(image: awayoftheworld: Bouvier & Vernet during their journey, 1953)