But it also devours.

angrywhistler:

Carlos San Millan

biblioklept:

Trompe l’oeil — Cornelis Norbertus Gysbrechts

biblioklept:

Trompe l’oeil — Cornelis Norbertus Gysbrechts

evehewsondaily:

You haven’t seen the alternative. I have. It’s much worse.

do-not-touch-my-food:

Mississippi Blood Pie

do-not-touch-my-food:

Mississippi Blood Pie

Taste In Men by Placebo
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If a Disney princess had night terrors, the story of Sansa Stark might be what woke her up screaming. Often overlooked in favor of her killer kid sister, the elder Stark sibling has had all her illusions about the world, and her safety in it, shattered. But her quiet, innate political shrewdness and emotional strength have enabled her to survive in a royal court that likely would have cost every other member of her family their heads. She’s the show’s best-kept secret. [ x ]

antipahtico:

Le Fiacre ~  Gustave Doré

antipahtico:

Le Fiacre ~  Gustave Doré

Even weeping, she has a strength in her.

God's Gonna Cut You Down by Johnny Cash
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Well, I have said this in the past, so I hope i don’t bore you by repeating it, but I think that we live or die under the tyranny of perfection. Socially, we are pushed towards being perfect. Physically, beautiful to conform to standards that are cruel and uncommon, to behave and lead our lives in a certain way, to demonstrate to the world that we are happy and healthy and all full of sunshine. We are told to always smile and never sweat, by multiple commercials of shampoo or beer.

And I feel that the most achievable goal of our lives is to have the freedom that imperfection gives us.

And there is no better patron saint of imperfection than a monster.

We will try really hard to be angels, but I think that a balanced, sane life is to accept the monstrosity in ourselves and others as part of what being human is. Imperfection, the acceptance of imperfection, leads to tolerance and liberates us from social models that I find horrible and oppressive.

Guillermo del Toro, on why he has always been intrigued by monsters [x] (via radiophile) 3,585 notes
I will see him with his skin off before I agree to fall in love. Catherynne M. Valente, from Deathless (via petrichorals) 866 notes
Feed me to the wolves,
let them have my flesh. I am
something skin can’t hold.
r.l.m, “wild thing” (via mazzello) 1,309 notes

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