"Mom was dead, so I thought the worst had already happened to us. I didn’t realize that one tragedy can beget another, and another- bright-eyed disasters flooding out of a death hole like bats out of a cage."
from Swamplandia! by Karen Russell.
I thought the prose was often times great, but the pacing was off and the left-turn near the end of the book was real annoying.
Felix Gonzalez Torres - Untitled (Perfect Lovers)
These clocks are battery powered and have a limited lifespan.
The Wrens: Female Dispatch Riders in WWII
Oh goodness, I want those boots, their attitude, and that Triumph.
MØ - Say You’ll Be There
Fantastic cover. (Sooooo many memories of this album/movie/era.)
"I think technology has obliterated boundaries. So, we are all sort of unified and accessible in a way we haven’t been before. Emotionally, it makes it trickier."
Marc Maron, answering the question “How do you see people connecting and starting new relationships in the modern world?”
It’s from this great short doc that was made w/r/t Spike Jonze’s Her. (It also adds fuel to my deep and forever friend crush on James Murphy)