The enemy has the advantage but we have to fight on for those we’ve lost so the sacrifices they made were not made in vain. And then we disappear, become  g h o s t s, that’s how we have to live now, in the  s h a d o w s, to protect the innocent and save lives, even when they don’t know it. - (x)

"It’s been 14 years, and still not a day goes by that I don’t miss your dad."


UI journalism student Talya Miller made a short video animation of one of our fore-edge paintings last month.

I made it into a gif.  You can still click to see it with sound.

The text is the Old Testament and the painting is identified as the Church of St. Olave, Old Jewry, London. 

See it in the Catalog at the University of Iowa Special Collections & Archives.

Tumblr’s Relationship with Kristen Stewart (inspired by)



Laptop Usage in Bed: the slippery slope

I relate to this on a molecular level.


German Shepherds and their floppy ears. There is nothing I do not like about this.


I get really nervous using my cool stickers for things like what if I need this sticker later I won’t have it what will I do then

“Have a healthy mental attitude; that’s the most important thing and the best thing you can do for yourself.”