the other day i realized i had never drawn fan art for half-life 2 so boom i drew Alyx
Margaret Atwood, Second Words: Selected Critical Prose (1983), pg. 413.
You’ve probably heard the punchline before, but here’s the full context for the quote. (via muffinw)
this makes me uncomfortable.
My company uses code names internally for projects. We’re just finishing up one code-named “Daiquiri,” and I just sent off the books for it to the person who has to put them where they need to be. It took a lot of restraint to not title my e-mail to him with the documentation attachments as “Hickory Daiquiri Docs.”
I weep for this missed opportunity.
Nicola Griffith, talking about writing Ammonite (via limousine-eyelash)
Twenty years ago, as she pointed out on Twitter, and still something we need to hear.(via ktempest)
I once had this guy tell me that’s it’s okay for guys to have more than one girlfriend, but not okay for girls to have more than one boyfriend.
(submitted by anonymous)
But flower must never ever fly from bee, to bee, to bee.
Man, the King of Siam knows fuckall about how pollination works.