Something for the Weekend

Something for the Weekend

The Art of Memoir 25 writing hacks from a hack writer The universe, man… “What are you doing with what you’ve been given?” |  Pastor Rick Warren‘s Ted talk Don’t let this happen Treat yo’self: this t-shirt, these earrings Cheryl Strayed’s “Dear Sugar” letters Mason Ho’s “Wave of the Winter” Have a great weekend!

On the Willingness to Fail

On the Willingness to Fail

The bad news is, a big part of becoming an adult – gaining self-respect – is in doing things you’re afraid of, or things you don’t want to do. The good news is, doing these things gives you the chance of obtaining larger, almost intangible comforts. Touching things you’d always thought you’d miss with outstretched … Continue reading

Something for the Weekend

Something for the Weekend

[video] David Hockney on living in the now (SO inspiring) These images [video] *sigh* I wish I could draw like this “Pausing for Peace” wisdom from Rachel Cole The best book covers of 2014 Obvious, but I need the reminder Hipster business name generator – so funny [video] Inside Minka Sicklinger’s closet Happy weekend! xo

Happy Holidays/What Christmas Is About

Happy Holidays/What Christmas Is About

The opening scene of Love Actually is footage of reunions between loved ones – mothers and daughters, fathers and sons, girlfriends and boyfriends, old friends – at the arrivals gate in the Heathrow Airport.  A young girl in bifocals squeezes her face against her mother’s shoulder, and the narrator says that whenever he gets gloomy … Continue reading

Something for the Weekend

Something for the Weekend

33 thoughts on reading Bing Wright’s photographs of sunsets as reflected in broken mirrors Photographing every street in London This video is pure joy Lisa Congdon’s art studio Erin Wasson‘s home… I mean, I could live in it How to live the perfect life in 3 easy steps I love, love, love the Inside Out Project, … Continue reading

What Real Miracles Are

What Real Miracles Are

One of my favorite writers, Esme Wang, was recently talking about something I think we can all relate to.  She was having a good day at first, but later in the afternoon, she was going down. Wang wrote that she hung a particular painting by her bed to remind herself of the better part of … Continue reading