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The Squid's Nest

At home everywhere.
Jan 22 '14

(Source: demiurgedeath)

Jan 22 '14
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In honor of #readwomen2014 – an effort to equalize the gender imbalance in our collective reading habits – here are 14 fantastic, timeless reads by women:
Annie Dillard on presence over productivity
Joan Didion on self-respect
Susan Sontag on photography as aesthetic consumerism and a form of modern violence
Virginia Woolf on the creative benefits of keeping a diary
Helen Keller on optimism
Alexandra Horowitz on the blinders of attention
Anaïs Nin on why emotional excess is essential to creativity
Hannah Arendt on how bureaucracy fuels violence
Jennifer Finney Boylan on what it’s like to be a transgender parent
Anissa Ramirez on saving science education
Jeanette Winterson on adoption and how we use storytelling to save ourselves
Dani Shapiro on the pleasures and perils of the creative life
Virginia Woolf on how to read a book
Susan Sontag on literature and freedom



Artwork above by Joanna Walsh

explore-blog:

In honor of #readwomen2014 – an effort to equalize the gender imbalance in our collective reading habits – here are 14 fantastic, timeless reads by women:

Artwork above by Joanna Walsh

Dec 22 '13
Len’s meets absinthe.

Len’s meets absinthe.

Aug 18 '13
Big bear spooky tree

Big bear spooky tree

Sep 21 '12
Any more dangers about?

Any more dangers about?

Sep 4 '12
Train stop in New Haven

Train stop in New Haven

Jul 5 '12
Warwick, Rhode Island. Libatique 73 Lens, Blanko Noir Film, No Flash, Taken with Hipstamatic

Warwick, Rhode Island.

Libatique 73 Lens, Blanko Noir Film, No Flash, Taken with Hipstamatic
Jul 4 '12
Remains of handbills past, Providence

Remains of handbills past, Providence

Jun 29 '12
Jazz.  James M Lens, AO BW Film, No Flash, Taken with Hipstamatic

Jazz.

James M Lens, AO BW Film, No Flash, Taken with Hipstamatic
Jun 19 '12
Raffle tickets gone rogue Jimmy Lens, Blanko Film, Pop Rox Flash, Taken with Hipstamatic

Raffle tickets gone rogue

Jimmy Lens, Blanko Film, Pop Rox Flash, Taken with Hipstamatic