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“I told myself if I had nothing the world couldn’t touch me.” — Louise Glück, from “Mutable Earth” instagram: dreamweddings “I won’t glorify or romanticize heartbreak, for me it was a kind of death and I was forced to keep living.” — Warsan Shire Metropolitan Opera House 1937 Josef Hofmann Photography Damian Saca by Guillaume Malheiro […]

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“Of all men’s miseries the bitterest is this: to know so much and to have control over nothing.”     – Herodotus ,The Histories   Molly Bair | Valentino HC S/S 2016 ph. Sarah Moon   “The rare individuals who unselfishly try to serve others have an enormous advantage-they have little competition.“   – Andrew […]

French Mansion in Lyon

French Mansion in Lyon   via: Elle Decor Photography: Felix Forest / Living Inside A classic 19th-century apartment in Lyon, France, has been thoroughly renovated, where old details have been preserved and restored by savvy hands. The woman who lives here has wanted to preserve the historical features of the property, but at the same […]

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Just that certain “Je ne sais quoi”. tyler hays | buryyourdeaddownwind.com hammersmith poem robert montgomery the uffizi gallery (a ceiling) via cabana magazine simone rocha ss17 in vogue china franque  melbourne frederico curradi handpainted work jacket the skirt chronicles, vol.1 | saint sulpice teresa hubbard/alexander birchler | flora 2017, installation view tanya bonakdar gallery, new […]

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Emily Dickinson’s signature          “Don’t fall in love with your sadness. let it be something you kick out in the morning.”       — Emery Allen       Alice Waese ss17 rachel rodriguez  tissé by rachel rodriguez the call of the void       Mother of Pearl  ss2017       […]

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“Scattered through the ordinary world there are books and artifacts and perhaps people who are like doorways into impossible realms, of impossible and contradictory truth.” – Jorge Luis Borges. via:browndress le d’Aix – France via:yourlovelifeworld via:margadirube From the Beauty in Vogue Dance Workshop photographed by Greg Lotus mixmind \ Lithographies Originales (1896). Georges de Feure […]

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    Cloud, Arkhip Kuindzhi   1895   – Lord Byron Manuscript de Madame Bovary, Gustave Flaubert Musée du Louvre Adrian Lockhart – Lying Nude, 2011 Laetitia Pujol and Hervé Moreau in rehearsal for Neumeier’s Le Chant de la Terre   ph. Ann Ray   Kate Longley   “The further I get, the more I regret […]

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  Pierrot écoutant, 1854, by Nadar “je ne sais quoi shirt” from Sincerely Jules Une Muse pa Cavia du Jour Robert Frank – Woman, Paris (1952) Shirt Collars 1939 Photo by Paul Wolff and Alfred Tritschler “Magic tumbled from her pretty lips and when she spoke the language of the universe – the stars sight in […]