I only want sweet peace and kindliness when I awaken — but there’s always some...– Charles Bukowski (via 99lions)
black (and blue) friday
I began writing a long personal post detailing all of the events from last night… I can’t. Last night was probably the most frightening experiences of my life. I thought my father was dead. I felt helpless, alone and responsible. All these ‘what ifs’ kept racing through my mind… After spending the night in the hospital, I am relieved to have him home with me. ...
Portlandia The Tour →
my students make me a better person
Me (to assistant teacher) : oh, that sucks…. First grader (looks at me) : language.
made me cry. or maybe i was crying already. ...
Preview of Retarded Fren - DOOM w/Thom Yorke &... →
Rafting Starlit Everglades - Baths Dec. 2!!
As I write these lines, an unknown choreography organizes the firing of millions...– Marcelo Gleiser in “Can Our Brains Tell Us What Is Real?“ (via npr)
my new favorite thing on the internet →
Matt Stiles // The Daily Viz: Where Does Your... →
mattstiles: The Chronicle of Higher Education last month published an interesting piece about competition among universities for out-of-state students. Public universities across the country are engaged in an all-out war for out-of-state students. Deep cuts in support are driving the search for…
Sense of humor
Me: today we will be talking about the five senses. Can anyone name them? Student: seeing and hearing. Me: good. Can anyone else name any others? Student: smell. Me: good. Anyone else? Student: touch! Me: good! What’s the last sense? Student: danger??
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.– Carl Jung (via psychotherapy)
Save Walter White →
He likes to cook because of chemistry - he mostly makes breakfast - because he says chemical reactions happen all of the time in cooking and he’s always explaining as he goes…