Had they known at these moments to be quietly joyful? Most likely not. People...– Olive Kitteridge - Elizabeth Strout
I LIKE RATS (seriously)
Waiting for the F train today, I was on the most north part of the station reading. After a few moments, I heard a woman shout, “OH SHIT!” I looked up and saw the woman a few feet away, looking to the southbound platform. Another woman next to her said, “Well, at least it’s over there.” I looked too and saw a rat on the platform. It was limping badly. “Looks...
THINGS YOU’RE NOT SUPPOSED TO DO TO KOMBUCHA shake the bottle THINGS I ALWAYS (WITHOUT FAIL) DO TO KOMBUCHA shake the bottle
scary stories to tell in the dark
THE MOVING One time there was a girl who moved to Manhattan in the middle of summer. She found a great roommate and a great apartment in a great neighborhood (the East Village) that was on the third floor, but then the next year, the landlord tried to raise her rent. “I’m a good tenant and I pay on time in full every month,” she said. “I do not think you should raise my...
JULY So it’s hot. You knew this about July....
Katie Holmes is like that friend you had from college who was always really sheltered who ended up marrying that really controlling guy and you were always like, “Okay, but…” on one side and the other side was like, “As long as she’s happy,” but you knew that she was never really happy because how could she be? And then she stopped talking to you for really long...
a bright wall in a dark room.: Magic Mike (2012) →
brightwalldarkroom: ENTREPRENEUR/STRIPPER? STRIPPER/ENTREPRENEUR? by Michelle Said A long time ago in a faraway land called Los Angeles, a coworker once told me, “You are not your job. Too many Americans don’t understand that.” Her name was Sorina. She was Romanian, in that she was from Romania and had… WE ARE ALL MAGIC MIKE. No but seriously I am Magic Mike.