Life of an English Major

I'm an English major. I love musicals, Contemporary American and British lit along with Classical Realism.
Message me, I'm quite bored.

favorite artists: Joseph Mallord William Turner, “The painter of light” (1775-1851) 

“You should tell them that indistinctiveness is my forte” — Turner’s reply when hearing that collector James Lenox who purchased one of his paintings complained about it and called it indistinct

My favorite.

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It takes close attention to see what is happening in front of you. it takes work, pious effort, to see what you are looking at. He was mesmerized by this, the depths that were possible in the slowing of motion, the things to see, the depths of things so easy to miss in the shallow habit of seeing.

Point Omega by Don DeLillo (via mttbll)

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Is it sad that I recognized Jake Hamilton, the interviewer, quicker than Benedict?

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