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Category: Pictures

Awesome way of making town/village maps

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Check it out here: “Easy D&D Village Maps” by Telecanter

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Image from here.

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From Hank Green on Tumblr

Relationship goals

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From BreakingYourLevy on Tumblr

Fictitious Dishes, by Brain Pickings

 

 

A wonderful collection of pictures of fictitious meals. I suppose I’ll never grow out of playing dollhouse if I become a writer, will I?

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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, 1960

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Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens, 1837

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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1925

See more here at Brain Pickings.

20 Giant Animals

gotta keep in mind how amazing (and intimidating) nature can be…

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And my personal favorite:

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From here.

Hand-Written Writing Advice

Sorry for the pun.

Neil Gaiman’s advice:

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Kit Reed:

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Garth Nix:

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Karin Tidbeck:

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More here on blogspot and here on buzzfeed.

Created Equal by Mark Laita

Amish Teenagers/Punk Teenagers:

Amish Teenagers-Punk Teenagers

Ballerina/Boxer:

Ballerina-Boxer

Bank Robber/Deputies:

Bank Robber-Deputies

French Chef/Short Order Cook:

French Chef-Short Order Cook

Motorcycle Gang/Altar Boys:

Motorcycle Gang-Altar Boys

Marine/War Veteran:

Marine-War Veteran

Polygamists/Pimp:

Polygamists-Pimp

Astronaut/Alien Abductee:

Astronaut-Alien Abductee

Gang Member/Mafioso:

Gang Member-Mafioso

Baptist Minister/Ku Klux Klan:

Baptist Minister-Ku Klux Klan

Indigent Couple/Wealthy Couple:

Indigent Couple-Wealthy Couple

Fur Trapper/Woman with Dog:

Fur Trapper-Woman with Dog

Fortune Teller/Executioner:

Fortune Teller-Executioner

Debutante/Parolee:

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Company President/Janitor:

Company President-Janitor

Homeless Man/Real Estate Developer:

Homeless Man-Real Estate Developer

Beauty Pageant Contestant/Topless Dancer:

Beauty Pageant Contestant-Topless Dancer

Images from Upworthy’s post and Mark Laita’s website.

Magic and Humans

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Images from here.

“He had never blamed the wolves…

“He had never blamed the wolves for what they had done. He had never gone to war with them. The wolves had only acted according to their natures, after all. Only humans can choose to change what they are, and change is treacherous.”

Quote from The Painted Drum by Louise Erdrich (a book I highly recommend)

Image from here