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March 31, 2014

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March 17, 2014


Stewie sinks the knife.

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March 5, 2014


Toshiaki Omori, master shoemaker. Compare.

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March 4, 2014

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“Yosemite, Plan View, 2012″ by Dan Holdsworth. More of Holdsworth’s amazing photos here.

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February 28, 2014

The greatest benefit we owe the artist, whether painter, poet, or novelist, is the extension of our sympathies… Art is the nearest thing to life, it is a mode of amplifying experience and extending our contact with our fellow-men beyond the bounds of our personal lot.


George Eliot

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February 16, 2014

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Concept design by Elizabeth Perez for Fahrenheit 451. “The book’s spine is screen-printed with a matchbook striking paper surface, so the book itself can be burned.” Very cool.

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Concept design by Elizabeth Perez for Fahrenheit 451. “The book’s spine is screen-printed with a matchbook striking paper surface, so the book itself can be burned.” Very cool.

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February 14, 2014


I suspect that grit, not talent, is the single best predictor of success for novelists, too.

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February 9, 2014

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February 5, 2014

“You have to have an idea of what you are going to do, but it should be a vague idea.”


— Pablo Picasso

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