i will stop thinking the cars in my rearview mirror look like two people i love trying to find me in the dark because they are just cars really there is nothing but their light in the darkness, but they are just cars with tires, maybe leather maybe trash in the backseat but i will not look at the…
"If we magnified our successes as much as we magnify our disappointments, we’d all be much happier."
lets just be clear, if you spend the time baking a cake/cookies/brownies, you can eat as many of them as you want and the calories don’t count. you made those calories. you’re their god.
"After the university I spent part of a summer in New York City, thinking that a young writer ought to be there, but squalor did not appeal to me. I met an artist who painted by night and drove a cab by day, was hooked on marijuana and LSD, and lived in a tiny fourth floor walk-up with a wife and two little daughters. I decided that Minnesota was a better place to be poor. You can go to your mother’s for a huge supper, and even if she doesn’t approve of your life, she’ll send you home with a big bag of vegetables from her garden. Also it was a better place to be original—behind the scrim of Midwesternness, the myth of the placid, backward hinterland—than in ferocious Manhattan."
Barcelona Spain 1997
Photo: Ferdinando Scianna
Amy Winehouse in her early teens, taken from Amy My Daughter by Mitch Winehouse, published by HarperCollins ‘A thoughtful Amy, still in pink and with her heart symbol of course, at her school summer fete’
This is your brain making memories
Scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have captured how our brain makes memories on video.