But if you really learn how to pay attention, then you will know there are other options. It will actually be within your power to experience a crowded, hot, slow, consumer-hell type situation as not only meaningful, but sacred, on fire with the same force that made the stars: love, fellowship, the mystical oneness of all things deep down.

David Foster Wallace, charted by Jessica Hagy (via ilovecharts)

(via teachingliteracy)

chrisriddellblog:

Love.
explore-blog:

The Little Prince was published on April 6, 1943 – celebrate with Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s gorgeous original watercolors 

I did not know this…also, exactly thirty years before my birth.
- J

explore-blog:

The Little Prince was published on April 6, 1943 – celebrate with Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s gorgeous original watercolors 

I did not know this…also, exactly thirty years before my birth.

- J

(via epistemopfilia)

backfromhell:

Turkey spotted during an existential crisis outside Raven Used Books in Harvard Sq. today

This happens to be the used bookstore that I frequent regularly. Also, this is not the only wild turkey in Cambridge.

backfromhell:

Turkey spotted during an existential crisis outside Raven Used Books in Harvard Sq. today

This happens to be the used bookstore that I frequent regularly. Also, this is not the only wild turkey in Cambridge.

(via itsnotlogicitsameanstoanend)

library-lessons:

Shhh!
-image via Book Riot

My 1,000th post and this seemed like a good one.

library-lessons:

Shhh!

-image via Book Riot


My 1,000th post and this seemed like a good one.

itsnotlogicitsameanstoanend:

Bittersweet favorite. #books #childrensbook #imissyoueveryday

This book means everything to me as every day I miss my best friend and the person I care the most about in this world, and whom I love the most in the world.
- J

itsnotlogicitsameanstoanend:

Bittersweet favorite. #books #childrensbook #imissyoueveryday

This book means everything to me as every day I miss my best friend and the person I care the most about in this world, and whom I love the most in the world.

- J

hafuboti:

Readers Assemble! Mashing-up more super heroes (and others) with the public library logo.
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hafuboti:

Readers Assemble! Mashing-up more super heroes (and others) with the public library logo.

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(Source: planet941.com)

hardcorestitchcorps:

Wonderful piece by Aalia.

hardcorestitchcorps:

Wonderful piece by Aalia.

(via fuckyeahdoctorwho)

The Book Aisle turned 2 today!
Happy birthday to…me?
- J

The Book Aisle turned 2 today!

Happy birthday to…me?

- J

(Source: assets)


A Venn Diagram showing the differences between girl books and boy books.

A Venn Diagram showing the differences between girl books and boy books.

(Source: ohmymiraclewhip, via hermione-of-the-law-library)

I feel silly sometimes for not recognizing things…such as, the same actor played both of these roles…Pam Ferris.

- J