kerralee. 19. australia.
it's about dreams and words, except when it's not, and sometimes it's about books and far off lands, except when it's about history, film, and pretty things.

currently reading:
petronius' the satyricon

haroun and the sea of stories by salman rushdie

aristophanes' the frogs and the wasps

euripides bacchae

the child thief by gerard brom

the curious incident of the dog in the night-time by mark haddon


photos by Rosie Hardy

Acropolis, Athens, Greece, (Erectheum, Caryatid Portico from the front), by Walter Hege 1928-30

Isn’t that what stories do, make real things fake, and fake things real?

Marie Rutkoski, The Winner’s Curse (via quotes-shape-us)

We’re all born a Witch. We’re all born into magic. It’s taken from us as we grow up

Madeleine L’Engle (via volchitza)


Laura Bifano



So often, a visit to a bookshop has cheered me and reminded me that there are good things in the world.

Vincent Van Gogh  (via oiseauperdu)


Pass of the Arrows, 2013;

Alexander Nail

Writers end up writing about their obsessions. Things that haunt them; things they can’t forget; stories they carry in their bodies waiting to be released.

Natalie Goldberg (via q-nguyen)