we meet no ordinary people

"Nations, cultures, arts, civilizations - these are mortal, and their life is to ours as the life of a gnat. But it is immortals whom we joke with, work with, marry, snub and exploit - immortal horrors or everlasting splendors." - C.S. Lewis

Christian. Feminist. CrossFitter. MD. Nerd.
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From Allegiant. It was awful. The plot barely made sense with its faux-science drivel, the character development was nonexistent, and I am so angry at the ending!

The Times is behind, as per usual, but I’d agree here.

Mo’ne Davis

A beautiful form of feminism.

This is a headline?! As in — it’s surprising?!?

explore-blog:

it legendary social scientist John Gardner on our fear of failure and what children can teach us about taking risks – timeless wisdom from half a century ago:

This is terrible. Living in a city in the northeast, I can tell you firsthand that the misogyny is MUCH worse than I have ever experienced in the South. And, I usually don’t have a problem asking catcallers what the hell they think they’re doing (in broad daylight), but sounds like I’m going to have to think twice.

oldflorida:

Robin Williams’ epic 1982 Gator Growl performance. Such a tragic loss… Image from the George Smathers Libraries at UF.

You are missed.