Lately I’ve been very anxious. I think it’s about moving, plunging and buying a camera and transitioning to a new engagement and feeling like I don’t own it yet. Moving has been stressful mostly because of my damn landlord’s fixation on petty things. Just thinking of it makes my blood boil. I love my new camera (so crisp even at a high ISO!) and I’m halfway through...
Memories and thoughts age, just as people do. But certain thoughts can never...– Haruki Murakami (The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle)
The shot that nearly killed me: War photographers →
youmightfindyourself: Alvaro Ybarra Zavala, Congo, Nov 2008: ‘Years after i took this picture, every time I see it I feel scared again.’ Greg Marinovich, Soweto, 1990: ’ “No pictures,” someone yelled. I told them I’d stop shooting if they stopped killing him. They didn’t.’ Saul Schwarz, Haiti, 2004: ‘I had blood on me, brains. I was crying, shaking. I ran to the car horrified. I was a...
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I feel crabby. It’s probably a result of caffeine, continuation of tedious indexing, and annoyance with landlord. She wants her broken showerhead back. WTF.
Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person...– Joyce Brothers (via bavarde)
Feriss recommends consuming 150-250 calories of low-glycemic foods, like yogurt...– From Brainz. I may need to stock up on apples.
vichhika: Stars - Changes
I’ve been tired and busy and being so masks thoughts like “So that it, this is life?” that hit me suddenly today on my walk home after yoga. The thought depresses me. And at moments like that, I think about all the efforts that bought me to where I am today—immigration, airplanes, Chinese food, parents, college, grad school—and it sort of heartbreaking when I think...
Cooler Couleur Ft. Yelle Crookers
In life, especially as a young girl, I was afraid to participate in social...– TRADING STORIES
Bringing Home the Wrong Race →
Parents who taught their children that all people should be given the same opportunities in education, real estate, business and friendship, but who later, around the time their children hit puberty, started amending and tarnishing those values with an exception that went something along the lines of: “But you can’t love one of them.”
Three things that really annoy me
1. People who drive with their shitty music turned way up through a residential neighborhood, especially in the middle of the night. Have some goddamn consideration asshole. 2. People (aka my older roommate) who leave things (unreasonably) unfinished. Example, she’s been cleaning on and off for like 5 days (one of the two times she’s cleaned), and the cleaning tools are still...
F*ing crazy people. →
“And according to his organization, those laws should recognize every fertilized egg as an individual and complete human being.”