teaching literacy.

Ask me anything   Submit   ever since i was a little girl, words have danced through my head and in my heart.

"Sometimes it is the smallest thing that saves us: the weather growing cold, a child’s smile, and a cup of excellent coffee."
Jonathan Carroll  (via malstroms)

(Source: quotethat, via libraryshelves)

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some-awesome-society:

Emoji-nation. part 2.

by Nastya Ptichek.

Dedicated to Edward Hopper.

Check out part 1 here

(via kenyatta)

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prettybooks:

I love these little magnetic bookmarks created by Wild Olive!

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"If the goal is authenticity and they don’t like me, I’m okay. If the goal is being liked and they don’t like me, I’m in trouble. I get going by making authenticity the priority."
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bookgeekconfessions:

Another one from goodreads. :-) This is a monthly post now I guess.

bookgeekconfessions:

Another one from goodreads. :-) This is a monthly post now I guess.

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incidentalcomics:

Writing a Poem

National Poetry month is almost over. Time to start riding/writing!

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"Ira Glass … has said that “the power of anecdote is so great that it has a momentum in and of itself.” He contends, “no matter how boring the facts are,” with a well-told story, “you feel inherently as if you are on a train that has a destination.”"
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bibliolectors:

I read, you read, they read, what books to read?Yo leo, tu lees, el lee, ella lee, ellos leen… qué libros leen? (ilustración de Juliano Lopes)

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thenothingbook:

definitely recommend if you’re into dystopian fiction~

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"Of course I am not worried about intimidating men. The type of man who will be intimidated by me is exactly the type of man I have no interest in."
~ Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (via creatingaquietmind)

(Source: emotional-algebra, via creatingaquietmind)

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