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Life is beautiful. Even when it’s not

20 Jul

If there’s one thing we can learn from literature, it’s that all of the pain, grief, love, betrayal, and joy we experience in life is necessary and will shape us for better or for worse tomorrow. If all of these things didn’t exist in our lives, we wouldn’t be human.

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Let’s Construct

15 May

Life isn’t about finding yourself, it’s about creating yourself. A girl should be two things: who and what she wants.

– Coco Chanel

Who needs tangents, anyhow?

28 Mar

Whoever invented math was an idiot
-failing student in night school calculus class

Happy New Year

1 Jan

I find I am most enlightened after a good mental break down.  Here’s to tomorrow.

31 Dec

Our wealth is the result of the historical and present suffering of others- from the theft of land and natural resources to the exploitation of third world labourers- and not necessarily a reflection of our work ethic.

2 Dec

Feminism has taught us that activities that appear to be self-destructive are invariably adaptations, attempts to cope with the world.
-Orbach, Fat is a Feminist Issue

I’m not a loser

30 Nov

I have not failed. I have just found 1000 ways which do not work
-Thomas Edison