teachingliteracy:

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 word-stuck:

Read more: aay’han on Wordstuck.
 (by Whitney Justesen)
 

(Source: amandaonwriting)

 vintageanchorbooks:

Mary Wollstonecraft was born in Spitalfields, London on this day in 1759. She would become was a writer, philosopher, and advocate of women’s rights; and the mother of Mary Shelley (author of Frankenstein).
"Nothing, I am sure, calls forth the faculties so much as the being obliged to struggle with the world."
―from “Thoughts on the Education of Daughters, Matrimony”(1787), by Mary Wollstonecraft

vintageanchorbooks:

Mary Wollstonecraft was born in Spitalfields, London on this day in 1759. She would become was a writer, philosopher, and advocate of women’s rights; and the mother of Mary Shelley (author of Frankenstein).

"Nothing, I am sure, calls forth the faculties so much as the being obliged to struggle with the world."

―from “Thoughts on the Education of Daughters, Matrimony”(1787), by Mary Wollstonecraft

Imagination, not invention, is the supreme master of art as of life.
— Joseph Conrad (via lotusohm)
Suggestion is a literary strategy.
 
The Everlasting Beauty of Books 

The Everlasting Beauty of Books 

 speaklolita:

source: New York Magazine
read the full article in all its glory here: http://www.vulture.com/2014/01/best-punctuation-marks-literature-nabokov-eliot-dickens-levi.html

speaklolita:

source: New York Magazine

read the full article in all its glory here: http://www.vulture.com/2014/01/best-punctuation-marks-literature-nabokov-eliot-dickens-levi.html

 aseaofquotes:

Paul Auster, Winter Journal

aseaofquotes:

Paul Auster, Winter Journal

 weneeddiversebooks:

#WeNeedDiverseBooks because the children’s librarians at my library say, “We don’t need a Black History Month display because there aren’t many black people here.”
It is SO IMPORTANT for my white children to know black history too!

weneeddiversebooks:

#WeNeedDiverseBooks because the children’s librarians at my library say, “We don’t need a Black History Month display because there aren’t many black people here.”

It is SO IMPORTANT for my white children to know black history too!

 weneeddiversebooks:

#WeNeedDiverseBooks because I grew up thinking brown men couldn’t be anything more than a sidekick

weneeddiversebooks:

#WeNeedDiverseBooks because I grew up thinking brown men couldn’t be anything more than a sidekick

 bibliolectors:

Each reading is like a little ark / Cada lectura es como una pequeña arca (ilustración de Geertje Grom)

bibliolectors:

Each reading is like a little ark / Cada lectura es como una pequeña arca (ilustración de Geertje Grom)