Yes yes yes.
Yes yes yes.
Monica Sjoo, The Great Cosmic Mother: Rediscovering the Religion of the Earth (via thewaking)
Literally the most important thing you will read today.
THANK YOU. I have been talking about this for years (specifically in relation to Artemis). Words evolve and change all the time. It’s folly to ascribe modern definitions to ancient words. You need historical context to get true meaning.
Upon second viewing, I have definitely concluded that Guardians of the Galaxy is even better when you imagine it as a tabletop campaign with an increasingly frustrated DM who’s sick of being interrupted.
GM: “Roll 2d10.”
This kinda sounds like our first Loigh campaign. Like, eerily similar.
Can someone explain to me how this kid
this child actor
this kid, from Malcolm in the Middle
turn into THIS?
Puberty, what the fuck?
What the hell?
hold the fuck up! what?
OMG I HAD NO IDEA?!
WHAT IN THE SHIT
YOU WIN AT PUBERTY
a show is only as good as its filler episodes
and avatar: the last airbender was on a whole other level
this was what a filler episode SHOULD be, it may not have furthered the plot, but it did highlight the characters and deepen our understanding of them
No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world.
We don’t read and write poetry because it’s cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for.
(Dead Poets Society, 1989)