Obsessive Reader
We read to know we are not alone.
τέτλαθι δή, κραδίη: καὶ κύντερον ἄλλο ποτ᾽ ἔτλης. Homer, Odyssey 20:18
"Take courage, my heart: you have been through worse than this."
"Be strong, saith my heart; I am a soldier; I have seen worse sights than this"  (via






Oh god guys. JK Rowling is a genius, and so is this person.

the thing I love about this fandom is that there are 7 books and 8 movies to observe. so every once in a while some blessed soul finds a piece of information that makes all the magic resurface again

Mind. Blown. 

Oh Lord…it’s a metaphor too. It’s symbolic of Neville holding on to his past, the horrors of what happened to his parents, of being a passive vessel for that atrocity. As if the terrible thing kept happening and would never stop happening. 
When he moves forward and becomes part of his own story instead of the story of his past, his strength surges. 


It also shows that if you give a kid the wrong tool, he may be a genius but he’s never going to be able to build something with it.
All the hardest, coldest people you meet,
were once as soft as water.
And that’s the tragedy of living.
Iain S. Thomas  (via bruisinq)
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Is anyone else super excited for the new Mockingjay casting (Natalie Dormer as Cressida) or is it just me?

I just had a thought about the Mortal Instruments books…

It kinda hit me that Isabelle and Jace possibly even Alec, have all most likely slept with Downworlders especially Isabelle. But yet they still act superior to them, it’s a bit condescending don’t you think?

Especially since two of them are in love with a Downworlder.