“…she stopped paying close attention to his words and when at red lights, examined the rain drops spattering on the windshield so intently that she almost stared right through them. Each drop seemed stuck on the glass, until another drop landed on it and they rolled down the window together, ending in a climactic splash.”
Sara: English major/Gender and Sexuality Studies minor, working at a nonprofit that gets young women ready for and interested in running for office/maybe soon applying to grad school, writer, clarinetist.
I post and reblog: things I think are pretty, things that intrigue me, things I'm a fan of, and things I care about.
Common themes include: books, writing, movies, more books, cozy beds, breakfasts, Doctor Who, Sherlock, feminist issues, and occasional pieces of my life.
rhiannon // fleetwood mac
rhiannon rings like a bell through the night
and wouldn’t you love to love her?
takes to the sky like a bird in flight
and who will be her lover?
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
I had to go to Greek school, where I learned valuable lessons such as, “If Nick has one goat and Maria has nine, how soon will they marry?”
WHAT DO YOU MEAN YOU DON’T EAT NO MEAT?!
that’s okay. I make lamb.
as the next season of doctor who approaches its time for me to wrestle with the question
does my faith in peter capaldi outweigh my distrust of steven moffat
We are all going to watch this movie because BOLIVAR
Click here to watch Jon Stewart discuss the child immigration debate. And stick around for his extended interview with Hillary Clinton.
And then we have Alison.
I have too many books but also not enough books and I also have no space for books but I will make space for books
The Supremes, 1965
Janis Joplin-“Me and Bobby McGee”
"Freedom is just another word for nothing left to lose,
Nothing don’t mean nothing honey if it ain’t free, now now.
And feeling good was easy, Lord, when he sang the blues,
You know feeling good was good enough for me,
Good enough for me and my Bobby McGee.”
Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
mixed children won’t end racism but we sure do piss off those neonazis and that’s almost as good
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
"I spent like 10 years of my life pretending to fly around on a broomstick and you’re asking me if preparing for a love scene was ‘tricky’ because the other person also had a penis?"