Stuff I know you REALLY want to know
10 things you want for Christmas: A Typewriter An inner city flat For someone to search through my unopened boxes and find all my books I’ve been missing for the last year Commitment from somebody Concert tickets to EVERY band coming to Auckland that I haven’t already got tickets for (mono, why?, yo la tengo, dirty projectors, neko case, pavement, etc etc etc LIST GOES ON...
Going out tonight to hang with really cool people and going to really cool places. But my job leaves me alone with nothing but my thoughts and an itunes playlist badly chosen for eight hours a day and my week has left me feeling overwhelmingly melancholy and all I want to do is lie on the couch with her and fall asleep. No. Such. Luck.
465. ZOOEY DESCHANEL AND BEN GIBBARD WILL NOT HAVE...
(via gotwisdom) Heartbroken. So true.
give-chase: It Was Midnight - Tegan Quin. Don’t...
Do not fear death, but rather the unlived life. You don’t have to live forever....– - Tuck Everlasting (2002)
The Quiet World
In an effort to get people to look into each other’s eyes more, and also to appease the mutes, the government has decided to allot each person exactly one hundred and sixty-seven words, per day. When the phone rings, I put it to my ear without saying hello. In the restaurant I point at chicken noodle soup. I am adjusting well to the new way. Late at night, I call my long distance lover, ...
They made a porn movie about Sarah Palin and the same actress, Lisa Ann, played...– Tina Fey
inglouriousbasterds: Everyone’s favourite part. ...
The best part of a relationship, is getting to call the person, or lay down next...– Tegan Quin (via fuckyeahteganquin)
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-11-8) →
Bright Eyes (53) The Brunettes (29) Bat for Lashes (23) Le Tigre (17) The Velvet Underground (14) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Caring For Your Introvert →
“Do you know someone who needs hours alone every day? Who loves quiet conversations about feelings or ideas, and can give a dynamite presentation to a big audience, but seems awkward in groups and maladroit at small talk? Who has to be dragged to parties and then needs the rest of the day to recuperate? Who growls or scowls or grunts or winces when accosted with pleasantries by people who...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-11-15) →
Tegan and Sara (51) Jenny Lewis (7) The Brunettes (6) The Spill Canvas (3) Minus the Bear (2) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
bestofwikipedia: Mamihlapinatapai is a word from the Yaghan language of Tierra del Fuego, listed in The Guinness Book of World Records as the “most succinct word”, and is considered one of the hardest words to translate. It describes “a look shared by two people with each wishing that the other will initiate something that both desire but which neither one wants to start.” (via Martin)
Functioning manual typewriter to write letters to people on Violin (cheap enough that I feel okay abusing it/ stencilling on it/ using the bow on a guitar a la Sigur Ros) An affordable awesome flat on Little High Street that I can build bookshelves for For distance to no longer be a factor (if only) Inspiration on how to amaze my girl for christmas A mind-numbing soul-sucking job as a means...