When I was young there were beatniks. Hippies. Punks. Gangsters. Now you’re a...– John Waters (via bbook)
REAL LIFE ORPHANED BABY OWLS (!)
I die. Two little teeny baby owls were orphaned and have been adopted by a safari park keeper in England. Why can’t this happen to me? Why? (I mean the looking after owls part, not the adopted by a zoo keeper bit). “Jimmy, 25, said: ‘As I spend so much time with them, they do look at me as their surrogate mum and will follow me around the house or sit on my shoulder. ...
Last week I watched the lovely film Ondine, about an Irish fisherman who pulls up a mysterious woman in his net one day. His daughter firmly believes she is a selkie - one of those mythical folk who turn from seals to humans. I am a sucker for any story involving selkies after I spent a good part of my childhood watching and re-watching The Secret of Roan Inish. Anywho, the love story is super...