Welcome To New York
Written by Taylor Swift and Ryan Tedder
Produced by Ryan Tedder
Walking through a crowd
The village is aglow
Kaleidoscope of loud heartbeats
Everybody here wanted something more
Searching for a sound we hadn’t heard before
And it said
Welcome to New…
Female, 23, Texas.
I like my men like I like my coffee: milky and weak.
Using footnotes appropriately in my paper feels so sexy
BEING A WRITER IS A GIFT AND A CURSE
BECAUSE YOU HAVE ALL THESE IDEAS AND NO MOTIVATION OR ALL THIS MOTIVATION AND NO IDEAS
NO BUT WHEN YOU DO HAVE THE MOTIVATION AND IDEAS BUT YOU CAN’T DO THE THING WHERE IT SOUNDS NICE ON PAPER
"Beer, coffee, tea, or wine?"
a graduate student’s conundrum
I was speaking with a literary agent for the Christian writing industry about some of my favorite authors, and at some point she says, “Yes, her writing style is really easy to imitate, it’s easier for her publisher.”
I ask, “How do you mean?”
She says, “Oh, she hires someone who copies her…
I have a cohort in graduate school writing his thesis on ghost-writing and comparing the rhetoric of writers to their own books in order to prove they did or didn’t write them.
Hopefully it’ll change this practice, especially for preachers who should have integrity anyway.
I keep casually dropping taylorswift's tag in posts like I'm a teenage fangirl hoping she'll reply, but I'm a 24 year old in graduate school and I don't really have anything interesting or witty to say.
here’s a picture of cats
I watched Dazed and Confused with my roommates last night since they are filming the sequal on our campus, and Cynthia Dunn is literally my spirit animal.
one of the biggest problems in graduate school is that teachers introduce each other to you using their colleague’s first name, and then you have no idea what to call them. I was introduced to this one instructor with an MA named “Chad” and I keep calling him “Chad” but recently he started signing his emails with just his last name, and I don’t know if that’s a hint or not.
My sister Laureen took this picture, she took them to a bookstore. I love these two! My heart swells. I want to give them an award for letting me draw comics about them and not complaining. They are the best.
are these your parents?? so great!
The comics with your parents are my favorite. They seem so sweet.