(Library of Congress) - Group Photograph of the Students of the Mirgun (Emirgan) School for Girls, from the Abdul Hamid II Collection. 

(Library of Congress) - Group Photograph of the Students of the Mirgun (Emirgan) School for Girls, from the Abdul Hamid II Collection. 

“So I write books that seem more suitable for children, and that’s OK with me. They are a better audience and tougher critics. Kids tell you what they think, not what they think they should think.” - Maurice Sendak

So I write books that seem more suitable for children, and that’s OK with me. They are a better audience and tougher critics. Kids tell you what they think, not what they think they should think.” - Maurice Sendak

This is where we were today. Photo by Gary. 

This is where we were today. Photo by Gary. 

I had a dream just like this. 

I had a dream just like this. 

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I love lady photographer Toni Frissell. 

I love lady photographer Toni Frissell. 

I don’t feel so bad about my terrible handwriting now. 
(From Walt Whitman’s Notebook…The Library of Congress)

I don’t feel so bad about my terrible handwriting now. 


(From Walt Whitman’s Notebook…The Library of Congress)

Biltmore Estate, 1895 (Library of Congress)

Biltmore Estate, 1895 (Library of Congress)

©Walker Evans, Subway Portrait © Walker Evans Archive (NGA)

©Walker Evans, Subway Portrait © Walker Evans Archive (NGA)

"I’d like, at each step, each gust of wind, to be able to say “Now.” Now and now” and no longer “forever” and “for eternity."

Damiel, in Wings of Desire (Wim Wenders)

(Source: wim-wenders.com)

(Circus Acrobats, New York, 1936)
…Reminds me of Wings of Desire

(Circus Acrobats, New York, 1936)

…Reminds me of Wings of Desire