“You can’t learn to write in college. It’s a very bad place for writers because the teachers always think they know more than you do—and they don’t. They have prejudices. They may like Henry James, but what if you don’t want to write like Henry James? They may like John Irving, for instance, who’s the bore of all time. A lot of the people whose work they’ve taught in the schools for the last thirty years, I can’t understand why people read them and why they are taught. The library, on the other hand, has no biases. The information is all there for you to interpret. You don’t have someone telling you what to think. You discover it for yourself.”—
Willard Library: Ghost Cam II - Another image was captured with the library’s Ghost Cam. What looks to be a child clearly doesn’t appear to be as solid as the guy next to it or “her”. Does the ghostly child seem to be a girl to you? Eww.. and she’s looking dead straight at the cam!
“One day you’re gonna want him.
That guy that knew he wasn’t perfect, but tried to be for you. That guy who wanted nothing more than to be there for you, and loving you was the only way he could. The guy who sees your flaws, but values them as much as your strengths. That guy who can’t bring himself to hate you, even though you probably deserve it. The guy that should have you, but doesnt.”—Unknown (via infelice)
“Find someone who makes you realize three things: one, that home is not a place, but a feeling. Two, that time is not measured by a clock, but by moments. And three, that heartbeats are not heard, but felt and shared.”—(via happy-absturz)
“You can’t force love, I realized. It’s there or it isn’t. If it’s not there, you’ve got to be able to admit it. If it is there, you’ve got to do whatever it takes to protect the ones you love.”—― Richelle Mead (via psych-quotes)