Interview with author Wayne Gladstone on his book Notes From The Internet Apocalypse, adapted from the Words With Femmes (WWF) twitter discussion and edited for clarity

WWF: Can you tell us what was behind the decision to give the protagonist your own name?

Gladstone: Although, I…


When I was a freshman, my sister was in eighth grade. There was a boy in two of her periods who would ask her out every single day. (Third and seventh period, if I remember correctly.) All day during third and seventh she would repeatedly tell him no. She didn’t beat around the bush, she didn’t lie and say she was taken—she just said no.

One day, in third period, after being rejected several times, he said; “I have a gun in my locker. If you don’t say yes, I am going to shoot you in seventh.”

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Because there are so many funny, talented authors on twitter,

We decided to start a monthly twitter book club!

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Some of the ways our organs communicate with each other… This is scientifically correct.

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"I’m not totally mad at you. I’m just sad. You’re all locked up in that little world of yours, and when I try knocking on the door, you just sort of look up for a second and go right back inside."

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This is so accurate.

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Sometime’s the world is a tough place, the days get to you and the nights drag on, so here’s a story of a pet penguin who goes shopping.


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