"At any rate she is a monster, without being a myth, which is rather unfair."
— Oscar Wilde
The Beautiful and the Damned


Book Photo Challenge hosted by : Books & Cupcakes

Month: August
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xoxo Jessica from Books and Cupcakes

"I’m not going to be ashamed of a goddamn thing I read."


Can anyone else not wait until Fall so they can return to dressing in clothes that they actually like?

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A breakfast sandwich and some green tea to start the day.



Black Widow

"There’s no time for romance. We’ve got shit to avenge!"

"I’ll shut myself off from everyone to the point of insensibility. Make an enemy of everyone, speak to no one."
---Franz Kafka (via blackestdespondency)
"I live in my own little world. But its ok, they know me here."
---Lauren Myracle (via wordsnquotes)
"I love making, I love doing. I love being to the full, I love everything which is not sitting and watching and copying and dead at heart."
---John Fowles, The Collector (via quoted-books)
"She fought to make the words come. They didn’t and the noise of the cicadas tore into the room and filled every space."
---Cicada by Moira McKinnon (via treesofreverie)


Les Beehive – Downton Abbey Ladies by Alexi Lubomirski for Harper’s Bazaar UK August 2014


Reading room, John Rylands Library (by x)

"I believe that introversion is my greatest strength. I have such a strong inner life that I’m never bored and only occasionally lonely. No matter what mayhem is happening around me, I know I can always turn inward."
---Susan Cain (via purplebuddhaproject)