Hope Guides Me

Random ramblings of a goddess.

Writing is a solitary business. It takes over your life. In some sense, a writer has no life of his own. Even when he’s there, he’s not really there.

—Paul Auster (via maxkirin)


3yo: “When I have red pants on, that means I’m Spider-Man!”
4yo (rolling his eyes): “Spider-Man doesn’t poop his pants.”





Dedicated to all my fellow retail employees

All of these are oh so painfully true.

I used to work at McDonalds and literally every single one of them has happened to me. Ergh.

sooo not looking forward to going back to this shit after my vaca ends (in 1 day) wah ):

(Source: cady94, via imthelobster)

Writers aren’t exactly people, they’re a bunch of people trying to be one person.

—F. Scott Fitzgerald (via maxkirin)

If you are in difficulties with a book, try the element of surprise: attack it at an hour when it isn’t expecting it.

—H.G. Wells (via maxkirin)

I write because it gives me the greatest possible artistic pleasure to write. If my work pleases the few I am gratified. As for the mob, I have no desire to be a popular novelist. It is far too easy.

—Oscar Wilde (via maxkirin)