The first ever photographs of lightning shot by amateur photographer William N. Jennings between 1885 and 1890
"Go out and do something. It isn’t your room that’s a prison, it’s yourself."
Sylvia Plath (via theboywhocriedphoenix)
"The fundamental mistake I had always made - and that she had, in fairness, always led me to make - was this: Margo was not a miracle. She was not an adventure. She was not a fine and precious thing. She was a girl."
Quentin Jacobsen, Paper Towns (via proverbialdoormat)
The Gates of Hell (La Porte de l’Enfer) - Auguste Rodin
sculpture, finished around 1917
I went to a Rodin Museum in Philadelphia a few years ago. There’s one in Paris too, I wanted to visit it when we were there over the summer, but I didn’t get a chance. Hopefully next time
The Addams Family
Margaret: What are you, darling? Where’s your costume?
Wednesday: This is my costume. I’m a homicidal maniac. They look just like everyone else.
Liz Atkin - Interface (2008)
Using flatbed scanners and her own face “to explore and bridge the contention between the portrait and the anti-portrait”.