Miscellaneous Musings

A random assortment of musings, misadventures and mildy interesting discoveries from a 20s something itinerant traveler and collector of curio. Currently resident in the Basque Country...

anotherafrica:

SARTORIAL LOOKS #21 PORTRAIT | Shaka Maido & Sam Lambert of Art Come First for GQ Korea Sept ‘12 Issue artcomesfirst
Fantastic interview with Sam Lambert for Another Africa | The Black Gypsy
Photo by Rei Moon.

anotherafrica:

SARTORIAL LOOKS #21 PORTRAIT | Shaka Maido & Sam Lambert of Art Come First for GQ Korea Sept ‘12 Issue artcomesfirst

Photo by Rei Moon.

thecraziestofmoi:

Photography images / Gothic quarters - Barcelona on We Heart It. http://weheartit.com/entry/44007527

thecraziestofmoi:

Photography images / Gothic quarters - Barcelona on We Heart It. http://weheartit.com/entry/44007527

(via lisz-t0mania)

  1. Never open a book with the weather.
  2. Avoid prologues.
  3. Never use a verb other than “said” to carry dialogue.
  4. Never use an adverb to modify the verb “said.”
  5. Keep your exclamation points under control!
  6. Never use the words “suddenly” or “all hell broke loose.”
  7. Use regional dialect, patois, sparingly.
  8. Avoid detailed descriptions of characters.
  9. Same for places and things.
  10. Leave out the parts readers tend to skip.

—   Elmore Leonard’s 10 Rules of Writing, synthesized by Open Culture – a fine addition to our ongoing collection of writing advice and these timeless tips from history’s greatest writers. (via explore-blog)

(Source: , via explore-blog)

With thanks to Frauelein Zorn

With thanks to Frauelein Zorn

(Source: fraeuleinzorn)

La dune du Pyla - Arcachon

(La plus haute dune d’Europe)


On December 14th 2011, Roald Amundsen and his men arrived at the geographic South Pole, 34 days ahead of a British party led by Robert F. Scott.
travelingcolors:

November in Paris | France (by bigeylmaz)

travelingcolors:

November in Paris | France (by bigeylmaz)

(via travelingcolors)

309. Learn to pronounce French words correctly.

(via rulesformyunbornson)