Carolynn Cecilia

Carolynn Cecilia. Fiction Writer. New Yorker. Whiskey drinker. Vegan. Stage Actress. Music Lover. Not necessarily in that order.

Making solid hat decisions since 1998.

how to get a thigh gap

  1. put a guys head between your legs

(via laughterkey)

Apparently Eleanor has found my book to be a sufficient pillow substitute.

“Don’t ever compliment me by insulting other women. That’s not a compliment, it’s a competition none of us agreed to.”

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jaythenerdkid (via escapedgoat)

"it’s a competition none of us agreed to"  I want to give the author of this quote the hardest dap ever. 

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“I crave space. It charges my batteries. It helps me breathe. Being around people can be so exhausting, because most of them love to take and barely know how to give. Except for a rare few.”

—   Katie Kacvinsky (via creatingaquietmind)

(Source: middlenameconfused, via vanillapilifera)

“Talent is a wonderful thing, but it won’t carry a quitter.”

—   Stephen King, Duma Key (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: misswallflower, via vanillapilifera)

“Children are vessels where adults pour their poison. There is no magic on the earth strong enough to wipe out the legacies of one’s parents,”

—   Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie
These are going straight to the top of my birthday wish list.
Phenomenal.

Tonight

Attended another great reading by ohbernice at the Astoria Bookshop tonight. Looking forward to the next… And possibly participating in the future.

weheartastoria:

martinparsekian: Found Kodachrome slide: QT train to Astoria at Queensboro Plaza. Photographer unknown, taken July 1965

weheartastoria:

martinparsekian: Found Kodachrome slide: QT train to Astoria at Queensboro Plaza. Photographer unknown, taken July 1965

“We need women who are so strong they can be gentle, so educated they can be humble, so fierce they can be compassionate, so passionate they can be rational, and so disciplined they can be free.”

—   Kavita Ramdas (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: redheadnonsense, via thatkindofwoman)

“I am awfully greedy; I want everything from life. I want to be a woman and to be a man, to have many friends and to have loneliness, to work much and write good books, to travel and enjoy myself, to be selfish and to be unselfish.”

—   Simone de Beauvoir, letter to Nelson Algren (via memorydesire)

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