Ashley Wade, Attempting Author

“I read in order to write. I read out of obsession with writing.”
Cynthia Ozick (via theparisreview)

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“The best books come from someplace deep inside…. Become emotionally involved. If you don’t care about your characters, your readers won’t either.”
— Judy Blume (via writingquotes)

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drunkasianhistory:

The Three Common Vietnamese Clothing:

#1 Ao Dai: The modernized Vietnamese clothing.
#2 Ao Tu Than: A traditional North Vietnamese 4 piece clothing and a flat hat.
#3 Ao Ba ba: A common traditional South Vietnamese clothing with women wearing pants, and a conical hat.

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fyblackwomenart:

"There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you."-Maya Angelou
www.AliciaMelanie.com / www.thevisualboard.tumblr.com / http://www.aliciamelanie.com/mirror-pwww.AliciaMelanie.com / www.thevisualboard.tumblr.com / http://www.aliciamelanie.com/mirror-p
Alicia Melanie does not see herself in art galleries. She paints on mirrors to convey that fact. Mirrors that bear frames that emulate paintings of the renaissance period- however, with black faces. : : submission : :

fyblackwomenart:

"There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you."-Maya Angelou

www.AliciaMelanie.com / www.thevisualboard.tumblr.com / http://www.aliciamelanie.com/mirror-pwww.AliciaMelanie.com / www.thevisualboard.tumblr.com / http://www.aliciamelanie.com/mirror-p

Alicia Melanie does not see herself in art galleries. She paints on mirrors to convey that fact. Mirrors that bear frames that emulate paintings of the renaissance period- however, with black faces.


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staff:

Today’s the day. The day you help save the internet from being ruined.

Ready? 

Yes, you are, and we’re ready to help you.

(Long story short: The FCC is about to make a critical decision as to whether or not internet service providers have to treat all traffic equally. If they choose wrong, then the internet where anyone can start a website for any reason at all, the internet that’s been so momentous, funny, weird, and surprising—that internet could cease to exist. Here’s your chance to preserve a beautiful thing.)

writetothestars:

The writing process. 

writetothestars:

The writing process. 

(Source: pdlcomics, via writersrelief)

simplyoriginalcharacters:

samswritingtips:

The basics of eye shapes for writers.

My sources are probably better than I am (more photos, longer descriptions), so here they are: [x] [x]

Some of you lovelies might find this very useful for character descriptions!

-MissKyo

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“And as a writer, one of the things that I’ve always been interested in doing is actually invading your comfort space. Because that’s what we’re supposed to do. Get under your skin, and make you react.”
— Stephen King (via maxkirin)

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