1. greenvincentine asked: I think I just found another member of my lost tribe. Wow. Best regards, GV

    And here I thought I was the last member of that lost tribe! Thank you for your message and for spending time with my blog. Nobody

  2. Benedetto Marcello Cello Sonata no 2 E m

  3. To my Christian friends and followers here, my warm wishes for a happy Easter!

    (Image: detail from the Isenheim Altarpiece, Soldiers Guarding Christ’s Tomb at the Resurrection by Matthias Grünewald, begun in 1512)



  4. "The darkness of the room was like sunlight to me."
    — Charles Bukowski (via oculoss)

    (via shinigamimi)

  7. lich-tung:


    'The Rook'  by Carton Moore Park. Illustration from 'A Book of Birds' Published 1900 by Blackie and Son, Limited.


  8. geisha-kai:

    by BLUE_RUIN1 on Flickr:

    A Geiko (Geisha) in costume for an Odori (Dance) as a country girl, smoking a pipe and carrying a basket of flowers on her back.”

    (via fromthefloatingworld)

  9. thekimonogallery:

    Hand-colored photo.  About 1900, Japan. . Part of a collection which belonged to journalist Holger Rosenberg, who traveled to Japan in 1903. NationalMuseum of Denmark

    (via fromthefloatingworld)


  10. "

    April comforts
    and mocks

    these brittle bones,
    this unwieldy heart …

    — Linda Pastan, from “Purple” (via hiddenshores)

    (via fables-of-the-reconstruction)