tiny-creatures:

Northern Swallow Tanager by SARhounds on Flickr.

terezipyroope:

person: u should like more colours

me: image

confectionerybliss:

One Bowl Banana Marble Bread | Savory Nothings
rptheme-helper:

Naming your characters is always fun; whether you’re an admin who needs to name over thirty plus character bios, a player with an original character wanting to attract an admin’s attention or even just a writer finding a name for your novel’s protagonist.
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A weird thing I find incredibly helpful for art/writing.

heecawroo:

deadcantdraw:

Eplans.com is a website that sells blueprints for houses. 

This might not seem that helpful but if you want a characters house you can make selections based on what sort of house you want them to live in. 

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Then browse through the results and find the house you want. Then you can view the blueprints and have a room layout for that house, which can help with visualising the space they live in. 

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It makes describing generic homes so much easier.

thank you

jumpingjacktrash:

roachpatrol:

dw:

when did we replace the word “said” with “was like”

i think it’s really interesting and cool actually that language has shifted so that ‘said’ implies that you’re quoting, while ‘was like’ means ‘i’m doing a general impression of this dude’. i mean you can’t really harsh on someone when ‘she was like aaah!’ means exactly that, doesn’t it? she was doing something very similar to the particular scream being made. so, ‘like’ indicates that you’re dealing with generalities and inexact terms, and want to convey the gist of things rather than focussing on exact phrasing and technical details—which is pretty great for young people, who are still developing cognitively and thus not always great at stringing a coherent sentence together. 

and then there’s “was all”, which tends to indicate a parody or exaggeration, or an even looser impression.

she said: “I know I’ve filed these for you before, but it’s really not part of my job duties and I’m very busy today.”

she was like: “done filing your paperwork, not my department, do it yourself.”

she was all: “shyeah, no.”

i am all in favor of flexibility in language and i think this is fantastic.

googlearths:

if my husband doesnt tear up when im walking down the aisle im turning the fuck around 

confectionerybliss:

Pumpkin French Toast | Cooking Classy

glacear:

when u open up ur 5th grade sketch book

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ricesama:

These earrings ⊙ω⊙