"Bloodsport" - Raleigh Ritchie
"The Way We Touch" - We Are Twin
Flying Overseas - Theophilus London
Kintsukuroi (Japanese: golden repair) or kintsugi (Japanese: golden joinery) is the art of healing broken pottery with lacquer and silver or gold. The philosophy behind this reparation is that something should not be discarded just because it is broken. It is in fact more beautiful for having been broken.
The metallic chrysalis of an Orange-spotted Tiger Clearwing butterfly(Mechanitis polymnia)
Old photographs of yourself have this remarkable ability to transport you to that very moment in time.
In her series Imagine Finding Me, Chino Otsuka splices photos of her present self into portraits of her from the past.
It is a curious thing, the death of a loved one. We all know that our time in this world is limited, and that eventually all of us will end up underneath some sheet, never to wake up. And yet it is always a surprise when it happens to someone we know. It is like walking up the stairs to your bedroom in the dark, and thinking there is one more stair than there is. Your foot falls down, through the air, and there is a sickly moment of dark surprise as you try and readjust the way you thought of things.Lemony Snicket, Horseradish: Bitter Truths You Can’t Avoid (via marisais)
Hannah Simone - Redbook Magazine - October 2013