Month: May 2012

animalstalkinginallcaps: COME WITH ME ALICE. YOU’RE TOO WILD, TOO BEAUTIFUL, TO LIVE IN CHAINS. YOU BELONG OUT HERE. A ROSE IN A VASE IS NOT A ROSE IN THE FIELD. IT WITHERS. WHERE WOULD WE GO, LUKE? WHAT WOULD WE EAT? ANYWHERE WE WANT, MY LOVE, AND ANYTHING WE CAN CATCH OR FIND IN DUMPSTERS. Read More

I appreciate a slow-burn romance. In most movies, everyone is just tearing their clothes off in the first scene. Emily Blunt, via BrainyQuote Read More

I’m so happy for Justin! animalstalkinginallcaps: There was a time, long ago, in a world not unlike our own, where a writer would produce a manuscript after many laborious hours spent hunched over a typewriter of such heft and weight it could easily be used to bludgeon a burglar to death. Writers would not bash Read More

Highland soldier Callum MacDonell battled lowland Covenanters at the service of the King. Now charged with hunting an assassin, his journey would lead not to justice, but to a murderer’s passionate Covenanter sister, Mari McEwan.  Betrayed and abandoned by the man she loved, Mari faced judgment by a tribunal of her people demanding she name Read More

War, passion mark ‘Hemingway & Gellhorn’ – Boston.com In between, the pair dodge bombs and bullets that at times serve as a dangerous backdrop for their sexual encounters (played with gusto, and a fair amount of nudity, by the film’s stars). “It’s about storytelling, what was necessary to show the heat that existed between them Read More

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VpFobB8EpKQ Well, I think the main point here is that you don’t need a fancy gym membership. And if you can get Arrow dude to shoot your Hostess Sno Balls before they get to your mouth, you’ve got yourself a diet plan. (Source: http://www.youtube.com/) Read More

Queen Victoria’s Journals Now online! A message from HM Queen Elizabeth II In this the year of my Diamond Jubilee, I am delighted to be able to present, for the first time, the complete on-line collection of Queen Victoria’s journals from the Royal Archives. These diaries cover the period from Queen Victoria’s childhood days to Read More

fuckyeahhistorycrushes: Juliette Gordon Low (1860-1927) was the first leader and founder of Girl Scouts. Juliette was also a very talented artist, and created many paintings and sculptures throughout her life. She founded the Girl Scouts of the USA in 1912. “On returning to America in 1912, Juliette placed her historic telephone call to her cousin, Read More

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