Anna. 23. Canadian. McMaster. A child of the universe.



Zack Stortini vs Frazer McLaren  |  Sept 22nd, 2014

Empathy is more powerful than hate, and our lives should be dedicated to making it go viral.

Zak Ebrahim, The Terrorist’s Son (via ted)


A gut-wrenchingly honest look at living with depression, from writer Andrew Solomon. One of our all-time favorite talks. 

Hear his powerful story »



Evolution of the Desk (1980-2014)

gif: grofjardanhazy, original video via Best Reviews

It’s exciting to see how much technology has changed (and shrunk) in the last twenty-five years. But no app will ever replace adorable pictures of puppies…

This reminded us of Kevin Kelly’s talk about the evolution of technology»

Every introvert alive knows the exquisite pleasure of stepping from the clamor of a party into the bathroom and closing the door.

Sophia Dembling - The Introvert’s Way: Living a Quiet Life in a Noisy World (via cumbered-cat)

I have the choice of being constantly active and happy or introspectively passive and sad. Or I can go mad by ricocheting in between.

 Sylvia Plath

(via girlinlondon)

I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape - the loneliness of it, the dead feeling of winter. Something waits beneath it, the whole story doesn’t show.

Andrew Wyeth (via aurorefleurs)

I would rather have questions that can’t be answered than answers that can’t be questioned.

Richard Feynman (via whats-out-there)


I wish people didn’t think silence was awkward, just enjoy it. Not every space has to be filled with words.