On My Own: How I Gradually Came to Understand No One Gave a Shit About My Inner Journey by Chedd Garvus
Liv Tyler, 1995
Today in Cool Stuff in the Mail, it’s The Mincing Mockingbird Guide to Troubled Birds, which takes those Anne Taintor magnets I bet EVERY ONE OF YOU has owned at some point and remixes them with, well, troubled birds.
(I’m especially excited about this because previously, everyone I knew had those magnets but I had no idea where they were actually from)
Here is a selection of some of the stunning contributions we’ve seen so far on our cherry blossom assignment, submitted via GuardianWitness. There’s still time to share your own pictures »
Mr. Rogers Regrets
There is so much going on in there.
"I think society’s emphasis on family forces us into relationships that are otherwise unhealthy. Sure, a long time ago, when people lived miles from civilization, family was all you had. There was a very practical purpose to sticking together. But now I have six million people in my backyard. Why should I be wasting time with someone I don’t like just because they have the same last name as me?"
"Stuff Being Thrown at My Head," a photo series by Latvian photographer Kaija Straumanis
This is perhaps my favorite thing of ever.
kids books, reimagined for 20-somethings