tetw:

A Tetw reading list

Blackhawk Down by Mark Bowden (Blackhawk Down) - The gripping story of a military operation gone badly wrong in the snipers nest of Mogadishu.

Death of an Innocent by Jon Krakauer (Into the Wild) - The story of a young man who gave up everything to answer the call of the wild, and ended up paying the ultimate price.

Four Good Legs Between Us by Laura Hillenbrand (Seabiscuit) - One of those rare stories that grabs you regardless of whether you have an interest in the subject matter.

Orchid Fever by Susan Orlean (Adaptation) - Generally speaking, orchids drive people crazy.

The Man Who Knew Too Much by Marie Brenner (The Insider) - Hailed as a hero by anti-smoking forces and vilified by big tobacco, Wigand played a central role in and epic multibillion- dollar struggle.

The Muse of Coyote Ugly Saloon by Elizabeth Gilbert (Coyote Ugly) - I gave a lot of advice to men who’d fallen in love with their bartenders. It was, after all, pretty much the whole point…

Racer X by Kenneth Li Rafael (The Fast and the Furious) - At dusk, they take over the road. Roaring and buzzing like locusts, a swarm of asphalt-scraping Japanese cars…

Something’s Got to Give by Darcy Frey (Pushing Tin) - All the way down the bank of radar scopes, the air traffic controllers have that savage, bug-eyed look, like men on the verge of drowning…

Tribal Rites of Saturday Night by Nik Cohn (Saturday Night Fever) - Vincent was the best dancer in Bay Ridge—the ultimate Face.

The Great Escape by Joshua Bearman (Argo) - How the CIA used a fake science fiction film to sneak six Americans out of revolutionary Iran.

"Be the one who nurtures and builds. Be the one who has an understanding and a forgiving heart one who looks for the best in people. Leave people better than you found them."

— Marvin J. Ashton (via awelltraveledwoman)

(Source: quotes-shape-us, via awelltraveledwoman)

nevver:

Movie Matinée

theonlymagicleftisart:

Everyone needs to see this.

Spring 1945 and the German resistance collapses. As the Allied forces sweep across the Motherland, five children embark on a journey which will challenge every notion we have of family, love and friendship.

decadediary:

Agnes Martin, Parable Of The Equal Hearts

decadediary:

Agnes Martin, Parable Of The Equal Hearts

theclassyissue:

A Saturday With: Mr Alexandre Mattiussi — MR PORTER

(via randdblog)

wonderful.
chrisowens100:

Interior With Open Window by Raoul Dufy 1928

wonderful.

chrisowens100:

Interior With Open Window by Raoul Dufy 1928

writingfireandice:

volcanize:

This Explains Everything
I’m really proud of this one guys

WOW.

writingfireandice:

volcanize:

This Explains Everything

I’m really proud of this one guys

WOW.

(via eternitariian)

pkam:

Hollie Fernando

pkam:

Hollie Fernando