[[MORE]] flight to New Haven booked for next month still cannot believe I got in still cannot believe that we can actually afford this real life? or just fantasy?
paisleyadams: Tell me how all this, and love too, will ruin us. These, our bodies, possessed by light. Tell me we’ll never get used to it.
[[MORE]] Accepted: IU U of L Williams Kenyon Duke UVA Macalester Wooster WashU Yale Waitlisted: Brown Tufts No decision yet: Harvard (should be released later tonight) Middlebury (the 31st) The only true disappointment has been Brown, which was my first choice. I knew it was a long shot, but I still hoped against hope because I loved it so much when I visited. It sucks, but I...
ACCEPTED TO YALE
…waitlisted at Brown. Shit.
waitlisted at Tufts....
come on Ivies, give me those results
it will not be simple, it will not be long it will take little time, it will...– Adrienne Rich, “Final Notations” She died yesterday at age 82. One of the first female poets whose work really resounded with me, and still one of my favorites.
eyjafjallajokulldance: genghiscock: SMAAMHS Q_______Q Enrique! (EnrirnE?)
[[MORE]] shit I’m tired went to my piano lesson, then went for a run that somehow ended up being twice as long as I intended? I don’t know how this happened because I am still hella sore from Saturday, yet I just wanted to keep going today spent all night editing character notes forTessand a chaptered original work for someone else currently trying to summon the energy to study for...
currently editing something for someone who lives...
and I keep waking up to e-mails from her sent at 2:00 A.M. EST or whatever it’s midday Monday where she lives, and I’m still dreading waking up on Monday morning…something that continues to blow my mind time differences HOW DO THEY WORK
6 games in one day = my entire body in pain I got into UVA thinking seriously about going to bed at 9 on a Saturday FINAL FOUR edit: god fucking damn it I forgot about Liverpool’s loss. good-day-ruiner, that.
17k/year scholarship to Macalester and a...
Run of Play: 78 Minutes →
runofplay: Here’s my new Grantland piece about Muamba. I wrote most of this on Tuesday, and since then, a sort of Muamba backlash has emerged, made up of people who think we’re talking too much about Muamba, or feeling too much about Muamba, or talking and feeling about Muamba in the wrong ways. This was… I know I rave about the Run of Play all the time, but if you’re going to read...
Those who claim Messi is God.
josepguardiola: ibr0him-afellay: mourinhoism: God doesn’t score, God saves. #THE END
Watching the news about Diallo, my eight year-old cousin, Jake, asks why...– Jeffrey McDaniel, “What Year Was Heaven Desegregated?”
it was hot earlier, but it’s gorgeous outside right now got in a run with my sister walked to the library sat on my back deck for an hour and read about to eat dinner on the front steps all homework for tomorrow and Thursday is already finished today was so nice
Before you there was your father who carried a hammer & fixed things. Each...– Wendy Xu, “Where the Hero Contemplates Forgiveness”
you're standing in my doorway seven cities ago
studying for Spanities art ID test
“Josephine-Eleonore-Marie-Pauline de Galard de Brassac de Bearn, Princesse de Broglie” fuck you too, Ingres
I'm starting to think that buying my grandmother...
Grandmother: I know your grandfather always asks if you've met any nice boys lately, so he can warn them not to date you.
Me: Yeah. I've noticed.
Grandmother: Well, I've found you a nice boy! And your grandfather would approve.
Me: ...Really? Who?
Grandmother: Prince Harry! Yesterday I watched a video of him dancing on a beach in Jamaica, because he's doing a tour of all the British territories. And you know, that nice Kate Middleton girl played field hockey all through college.
Me: Okay, Grandma. Okay.
Grandmother: Just think about it.
I like sports
Besos oscuros como túneles de donde no se sale vivo.– Fragmento de Besos, Tomás Segovia (via poesianoerestu)
[[MORE]] I guess this is what happens when I vow to give up sweets entirely and run/elliptical 5x a week (which, amazingly, has actually happened for the last two weeks) but I lost two pounds this week, and our spring season hasn’t even started
[[MORE]] I’m an idiot for doing this, but I just spent the better part of an hour on College Confidential looking at RD acceptance threads and am now panicking about my chances of getting into Brown. (On the bright side, a ton of people were waitlisted or outright rejected at WashU, which I suppose makes sense—but I didn’t even think about it until I saw the numbers. A lot of...