And I will use these words for kindling.

Hi, I'm Bailey. I like the Mountain Goats and eating food and reading beautifully strung together words.

"I am not the sea. I am a sunken ship that has drowned in everyone who touched me."

People who have monsters recognize each other. They know each other without even saying a word.
— 出典:

Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Last Night I Sang To The Monster

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Sarah Dessen, Keeping the Moon

I might be wrong, but I don't think you've ever done an illustration of a Mountain Goats song like I've seen a lot of artists do for bands they like. Is there a reason for this?

I have, actually:



One bright day.

"White Cedar" is one of the songs I’m proudest of, and this view of it makes me really happy. 

When I was in college, I had a blog called Salty Sea Hag, where I did political humor from the point of view of a sea witch living on the bottom of the ocean.“

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i lie down in my corner, because i like my corner

(tmg, amy aka spent gladiator)

Sometimes the right thing feels all wrong until it is over and done with.
…the older I get, the more I see how women are described as having gone mad, when what they’ve actually become is knowledgeable and powerful and fucking furious.
— 出典:Sophie Heawood  (via brosetta-stone)

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You brave, brave thing.
One day, you’re going to
stop leaving the door open
for people who only know how
to keep leaving.
— 出典:Yasmin Z, We’re All Still Learning (via larmoyante)
I want to be with you,
it is as simple,
and as complicated as that.
— 出典:Charles Bukowski (via girlinlondon)

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Jenny Holzer

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