And a tongue biter and a neck biter and a jaw biter… Okay so I’ll bite you anywhere I can find a sexy bit of skin…
Best moment ever!
though my soul may set in darkness,
it will rise in perfect light.
i have loved the stars too fondly
to be fearful of the night.
“the old astronomer” - sarah williams
98 year old dobri dobrev, a man who lost his hearing in the second world war, walks 10 kilometers from his village in his homemade clothes and leather shoes to the city of sofia, where he spends the day begging for money.
though a well recognized fixture around several of the city’s chruches, known for his prostrations of thanks to all donors, it was only recently discovered that he has donated every penny he has collected — over 40,000 euros — towards the restoration of decaying bulgarian monasteries and churches and the utility bills of orphanages, living entirely off his monthly state pension of 80 euros and the kindness of others.
Here’s a writing challenge for you: I’ve listed foreign expressions, mostly in Latin, that offer wisdom or otherwise encapsulate a thought-provoking idea. Select one (or more) that resonates with you and employ it as a writing prompt.
Note the evocative strength of “Alis volat…
Happy 68th Birthday Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend! <3
May 19th 1945
and then “KAAAAAAAAAAHN!!!!”
“I definitely designed it as a love relationship… That was the relationship I tried to draw. I think I also tried to draw a feeling of belief that very few of us are complete unto ourselves. It’s quite a lovely thing… where two halves make a whole.”
- Gene Roddenberry
*sobs* you are and shall always be my friend!!!!