Was talking with a student today about the difference between a consumer mindset and a creative mindset. Borrowing and building on a line from a book I read recently called the Tools I said ” The consumer mindset expects rewards for the slightest effort or no effort at all. The creative mindset…

"Each of us needs something of an island in his life—if not an actual island, at least some place, or space in time, in which to be himself, free to cultivate his differences from others."

John Keats, Of Time and an Island (via bookmania)

(via notational)

The green dot.


The lingering sensation of rejection and unworthiness… the feeling of being unwanted is perhaps worse an emotion than the haunting phantom of guilt.

Happy birthday Kyle.

One more country song imma shoot myself. *.*


The moment when you care about something so much and did something for so long you see it when you close your eyes and can’t stop thinking about it when they’re open…