1. "O dark dark dark. They all go into the dark,
    The vacant interstellar spaces, the vacant into the vacant"
    — T. S. Eliot, “East Coker” (via mitochondria)
     

  2. Two of my other blogs…

    : Paintings I like. 

    : A kind of “overflow” for things I find interesting but don’t wish to include in my main blog. An eclectic mix in no particular order.

    Enjoy and follow if you like.

     
  3. Ruby Tuesday - Melanie Safka

     
     
  4. blastedheath:

    Staf Stientjes (Belgian, 1883-1974), Crépuscule sur la campagne enneigée [Dusk in the snowy countryside]. Oil on canvas, 60 x 71 cm.

     

  5. "Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."
    — Marcus Aurelius (via wordsnquotes)

    (via distancenouveau)

     

  6. mythologyofblue:

    And it grows, the vain
    summer,
    even for us with our
    bright green sins:

    behold the dry guest,
    the wind,
    as it stirs up quarrels
    among magnolia boughs

    and plays its serene
    tune on
    the prows of all the leaves—
    and then is gone,

    leaving the leaves
    still there,
    the tree still green, but breaking
    the heart of the air.

    -Carlo Betocchi, ”Summer”, trans. by Geoffrey Brock + +

    (via an-itinerant-poet)

     
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  10. basava:

    Leonardo da Vinci A Copse of Trees (1502) - Chalk on paper

    (Source: mentaltimetraveller)