In 1944 a children’s book club sent a volume about penguins to a 10-year-old girl, enclosing a card seeking her opinion.
She wrote, “This book gives me more information about penguins than I care to have.”
American diplomat Hugh Gibson called it the finest piece of literary criticism he had ever read.
Emma Parker makes the kind of stitchery I wish I made. Beautiful, sardonic, playing with themes of madness/decay. Hot damn!
Braille subdermal implants.
Directly translates to, “No sky no earth but still snowflakes fall”
i really fucking like this
do atheists say oh my god
yep. we say it any time we hear something that’s unbelievable.
When faced with a large and dangerous looking spider, librarians will immediately leap into action, grabbing the nearest large, thick, heavy encyclopaedia and flipping to the photographs of spiders to see what exactly they’re dealing with.
AND then argue with another librarian for an hour about whether or not a house spider can actually thrive if put outdoors. The spider slinks away and looks for 50 Shades of Grey.