Harry Dresden fans unite!
I don’t like torturing my characters, I like torturing my READERS. It happens to be that torturing the characters is the best way to do that….I want [them] to lose sleep and miss work and all kinds of things. — Jim Butcher, author of The Dresden Files (x)
Harry Dresden (X all the Y) by ~xxtayce
That’s it. That’s the whole series.
Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood. — Oscar Wilde, Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime and Other Stories (via wordsnquotes)
[eet-soo-ahr-pohk ] — (noun) From the Inuit language (traditionally spoken across the North American Arctic), meaning the feeling of anticipation that leads you to go outside and check if anyone is coming, and probably also indicates an element of impatience. (via wordsnquotes)
There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor. — Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol (via wordsnquotes)
(Source: nevver, via acrylicalchemy)
Eleanor and Park = best book ever
The object isn’t to make art, it’s to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable. — Robert Henri (via 7knotwind)
Mark Rothko - Untitled, 1960
“If you are only moved by the color relationships in my paintings, you are missing the point. I am interested in expressing the big emotions — tragedy, ecstasy, doom.”
I try and always fail to understand the Rothko paintings…
I remembered one of my teachers saying, ‘Don’t worry about how you should draw it. Just draw it the way you see it.’ And in that moment, I thought, ‘Well, that’s it. I don’t care how good or bad I am. This is how I do it, and that’s it.’ — Tim Burton (via twice-as-drunk)
Who sees the human face correctly: the photographer, the mirror, or the painter? — Pablo Picasso (via createandexpress)
I wish this quote ended after the word pleasure-