I don’t want to come out of my room. I’ve already taken two naps today too.
Iesha Hodges - backstage @ Manish Arora - Paris F/W 2014
I’m just in a really good mood tonight because I’ve some big “A-D-U-L-T” decisions and it’s working out better than I expected.
I’m signing my first lease hopefully within the next week and also I officially got a summer research internship of sorts and I’m so excited. Like I’m going to be doing Microbiology research this summer in a real lab with real scientists making real money (!!) five thousand dollars holla at yo girl.
I’m just in a really good mood right now because everything is working out how I had planned and better yet, I actually have a future now doing what I love yippppeee
I have such a great support system. I know this is super corny and cliche but I don’t know where I’d be without the help of my family.
I’m really really happy right now
I don’t want to say why because it’s still not set in stone but if everything goes according to plan my summer is going to be awesome.
Young boys throw a ball on a lush green hillside below castle ruins in Warwickshire, England, 1968.Photograph by Ted Spiegel, National Geographic
"On the shelves were the books bound in a cardboard-like material, pale, like tanned human skin, and the manuscripts were intact. In spite of the room’s having been shut up for many years, the air seemed fresher than in the rest of the house. Everything was so recent that several weeks later, when Úrsula went into the room with a pail of water and a brush to wash the floor, there was nothing for her to do. Aureliano Segundo was deep in the reading of a book. Although it had no cover and the title did not appear anywhere, the boy enjoyed the story of a woman who sat at a table and ate nothing but kernels of rice, which she picked up with a pin, and the story of the fisherman who borrowed a weight for his net from a neighbor and when he gave him a fish in payment later it had a diamond in its stomach, and the one about the lamp that fulfilled wishes and about flying carpets. Surprised, he asked Úrsula if all that was true and she answered him that it was, that many years ago the gypsies had brought magic lamps and flying mats to Macondo.
“What’s happening,” she sighed, “is that the world is slowly coming to an end and those things don’t come here any more.””
Gabriel García Márquez
Botanical gardens are a good 7th place on my list of favorite things
Botanical Gardens, Boothbay Harbor, Maine