1. "Do not look for a sanctuary in anyone except yourself."
    — Siddhārtha Gautama (via lifeof-ty)

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  2. marcomazzoni:

    exvoto#2 progress#2 pen on moleskine… think this is my never-ending work…

  8. stories-yet-to-be-written:

    Photos Of Children From Around The World With Their Most Prized Possessions

    Shot over a period of 18 months, Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti‘s project Toy Stories compiles photos of children from around the world with their prized possesions—their toys. Galimberti explores the universality of being a kid amidst the diversity of the countless corners of the world, saying, “at their age, they are pretty all much the same; they just want to play.”

    But it’s how they play that seemed to differ from country to country. Galimberti found that children in richer countries were more possessive with their toys and that it took time before they allowed him to play with them (which is what he would do pre-shoot before arranging the toys), whereas in poorer countries he found it much easier to quickly interact, even if there were just two or three toys between them.

    There were similarites too, especially in the functional and protective powers the toys represented for their proud owners. Across borders, the toys were reflective of the world each child was born into—economic status and daily life affecting the types of toys children found interest in. Toy Stories doesn’t just appeal in its cheerful demeanor, but it really becomes quite the anthropological study.


  10. audreybenjaminsen:

    I don’t like getting too mushy, but I treasure the people in my life more than I can possibly say in a dumb drawing. This is a doodle for my dear friend Gal who cheered me up the other day. 

    And by the way, look how great his paintings are!


    Check out this woooooOOnderful painting he did of me as a badass!


    Happy Friday :) 


  11. susannacole:

    I know talking about culture appropriation on Tumblr might feel like beating a dead horse by now, but something I’ve always struggled with, was whether it was okay or not for someone like me to wear a sari. The reasons for my confusion where that I’ve traveled across South Asia, and had very, very…

  12. Yeeeeeees!


    okay yes but why the FUCK was there only one shot of Samira Wiley and she was crying on the floor

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  13. adignifiedking:



    Take a look at all the fucks he’s not giving. Unbelievable.

    "I’ll wait…"

    bruh got that “i make minimum wage, i aint got time for this stupid shit” face lol

    (Source: that-fit-girl, via unicorncaikdork)


  14. "There is nothing wrong with loving the crap out of everything. Negative people find their walls. So never apologize for your enthusiasm. Never. Ever. Never."
    — Ryan Adams (via psych-facts)

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  15. "If it is right, it happens — The main thing is not to hurry. Nothing good gets away."
    — John Steinbeck, born on this day in 1902, on falling in love in a magnificent letter of advice to his teenage son. (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)

    (Source: explore-blog, via venusinthefifth)