"I got interested in Byzantine iconography. I got into gospel records. I stopped smoking pot. I started gardening. I grew roses. I started riding a bike. I cooked a lot of steak. I watched a lot of Michael Jordan and Fred Astaire videos. I got interested in the decline in the bee population. I got interested in voodoo and Haitian culture. I spent a lot of time in my father’s village in Karpathos, an island in the Dodecanese."
- Yannis Philippakis on what inspired Holy Fire (via
araws) May 25
“According to Greek mythology, humans were originally created with four arms, four legs, and a head with two faces. Fearing their power, Zeus split them into two separate beings condemning them to spend their lives in search for their other halves.”
~Plato’s The Symposium.
eternalseptember, via lovepeaceanddirtysheets)
"I can’t make it to your wedding, but I’m sure I’ll be at your wake."
- Literally the most profound lyric of any song ever, “Bukowski” by Modest Mouse (via
hellyeahmodestmouse) May 24
when you start liking someone: ah fuck