bobbyjamez: herestonow: R. Kelly joined...
This is difficult to admit but I’m an emotional person. No I don’t cry when my soccer teams lose, but my demeanor is pretty close to someone who just lost a loved one. I get swept by emotion and its difficult to present a calm exterior when something hits me. So to the people who see me go from weepy to grinning on my daily T commute, I’m ok honestly I’m just listening to the wrong playlist. ...
It turns out procrastination is not typically a function of laziness, apathy or...– David Cain, “Procrastination Is Not Laziness” (via pawneeparksdepartment)
Words from a lifetime past
I found this piece I wrote for a campus magazine close to three years ago. As far as I know it never got published. I can’t remember the exact reason why, but think the person in charge of submissions never got to read it. I’ve been looking over my old writing and this put a smile on face and brightened up this rather bleak Boston springwinter afternoon. It hasn’t been polished...
Lines from Shakespeare Mistaken for 1990s Hip Hop... →
scribnerbooks: “I’ll teach you how to flow.” (The Tempest) “He speaks plain cannon fire, and smoke and bounce.” (King John) “I have within my mind / A thousand raw tricks of these bragging Jacks, / Which I will practise.” (The Merchant of Venice) “That’s an ill phrase.” (Hamlet) “Holla, holla!” (King Lear) “I am the dog: no, the dog is himself, and I am the dog–Oh! the dog is me, and I am...
Zero Dark Thirty is like a gorgeously-rendered monument to the fatal political...– Matt Taibbi (via azspot)