“Books are a uniquely portable magic.” - Stephen King
Happy world book day! I’m rereading Wolf Hall for my independent study. I read it for the first time years ago, so I don’t remember much. But, I’ve never forgotten about how beautiful Mantel’s writing is.
Wolf Hall - Hilary Mantel
Devotions - Mary Oliver
Milkman - Anna Burns
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone - J.K. Rowling
🎵Love My Way - The Psychedelic Furs
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nothing feels as good as starting to read again when you haven’t held a book in your hand for such a long time and now the setting sun is in your room and there’s paper under your fingers and you feel so good about letting the words float into you again
being a college student is just experiencing physical/emotional full-body panic every time you hear your incoming e-mail notification ring
if you read, you’re hot. i don’t make the rules
Valerie and Her Week of Wonders
1970 | dir. Jaromil Jires
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE (2005) + favorite costumes (requested by anon)
“But we cannot simply sit and stare at our wounds forever.”
— Haruki Murakami, 1Q84
The Letters of Emily Dickinson
someone wrote this inside of the copy of the little prince i got at the thrift store
”Life is always just today and the today you have to try to enjoy, not tomorrow or the day after”
5th March 2021: I have had a really busy morning but I hope I’ll have time to finish reading the new Beowulf translation this afternoon.
Zoomester Studyblr Challenge day four - for my researching fellows, what are you researching?
My focus is on Elizabethan and Jacobean drama but I can’t talk about my actual research topic until after I’ve completed my PhD. It’s so frustrating because I really want to share my research topic but I have to stick to the rules!
me: has never plagiarized a paper in my life, has only ever used my own work, only looked at the required sources and cited everything properly
also me every time i have to submit something via turnitin: oh shit i hope i don’t get in trouble for plagiarism