Jefferson's Mockingbird

An entry from Thomas Jefferson's medical journal:
Violent headache for two days after behaving awkwardly in front of a girl he fancied
(March 1764, age 20)

(Source: echowood)

daringcoco:

nowhere to go, but everywhere

daringcoco:

nowhere to go, but everywhere

“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars.”

—   Jack Kerouac, On the Road (via observando)

zigzaggingthroughlife:

Just a few examples of literary posters designed by Evan Robertson, which can be bought on Etsy here.

beat-to-windward:

Barque Pallada of the Flying P Line

beat-to-windward:

Barque Pallada of the Flying P Line

(via navalarchitecture)

seacalling:

 

http://publius-esquire.tumblr.com/post/72372337614/williamdavie-cool-cool-considerate-men

williamdavie:

cool-cool-considerate-men:

williamdavie:

When is someone going to write 1787, a musical involving the founding fathers who are drafting the constitution

You have no idea how much I want this to happen. And Hamilton better get a solo.

If I remember correctly,…

(Source: frantzofanon)