tea bee

a place to put things

misterarendt:

Some illustrations from Failbetter’s adaptation of The Night Circus, by Erin Morgenstern

These are wonderful, as are all the illustrations by misterarendt

Concerned Woman:

So how did it go with Mr. Eaten?

Scar-covered Man:

Went down well.

mylesb:

Philosophy Posters

Max Temkin has a Kickstarter campaign if you want to buy one of these.

Interview

clerk-vael:

Hey folks, RPS put up a pretty great interview with Alexis + Paul. Second part’s coming tomorrow.

http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2013/09/16/of-london-and-the-sunless-sea-failbetter-interview

Arendt: A lot of these guys are in the game, disguised, in some form or other. Huffam is Dickens.

RPS: Who else is lurking in there?

Kennedy: Freud.

Arendt: Ah, I’d forgotten about that. (laughs). Doctor Schlomo. Yes, it just tends to be their weird middle name.

Must listen

bencdaily:

"You are so hot right now"

Oh, you.

(via thecumbercollective)

humansofnewyork:

"When I pick him up from kindergarten, sometimes I stand quietly across the room, and watch him play with his friends. It just makes me so happy to know that I have a son and he is growing every day."
(Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon, Vietnam)

Oh, love.

humansofnewyork:

"When I pick him up from kindergarten, sometimes I stand quietly across the room, and watch him play with his friends. It just makes me so happy to know that I have a son and he is growing every day."

(Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon, Vietnam)

Oh, love.

“Memories can bring comfort to the old and infirm, but memories can also be implacable foes, a malicious army of temporal ghosts forever pillaging the long-sought-after peace of our twilight years.”

—   Rick YanceyThe Monstrumologist (via whimsybookowl)

(via bluestockingbookworm)

“Three simple rules in life. 1. If you do not go after what you want, you’ll never have it. 2. If you do not ask, the answer will always be no. 3. If you do not step forward, you will always be in the same place.”

—   (via fawun)

For me:

Write write write.

(Source: purpleemoon, via books-coffee-and-unicorns)

Episode 28: What We Hear When We Read

believermag:

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Peter Mendelsund is an award-winning book designer and the author of What We See When We Read, a phenomenological treatise on the visual art of reading. In this episode of the Organist, Mendelsund discusses the auditory side of reading and the sound of the…

Putting this here for later.