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Quotes for the signs said by artists with the same zodiac sign

Aries:  “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” (Robert Frost)

Taurus:  “Life is what happens to us while we are making other plans.”
(Allen Saunders)

Gemini:  “Even strength must bow to wisdom sometimes.” (Rick Riordan)

Cancer:  “Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.” (Robert A. Heinlein)

Leo:  “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” (Mae West)

Virgo:  “My thoughts are stars I cannot fathom into constellations.” (John Green

Libra:  “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” (Oscar Wilde)

Scorpio:  “Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” (Neil Gaiman)

Sagittarius:  “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.” (Mark Twain)

Capricorn:  “We read to know we’re not alone.” (William Nicholson)

Aquarius:  “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”(Thomas A. Edison)

Pisces:  “I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.” (Douglas Adams)




1. Classical Mythology. the shield or breastplate of Zeus or Athena, bearing at its center the head of the Gorgon.

2. protection; support:
    under the imperial aegis.

3. sponsorship; auspices:
    a debate under the aegis of the League of Women Voters.

1695-1705; < Latin < Greek aigís shield of Zeus or Athena, probably from aig- (stem of aíx goat) + -is noun suffix, from a type of shield made of goatskin

“She is to have her piano and he is to write a book under her aegis.“
- Anne Douglas Sedgwick, Tante


Songs for and poems by the war poets.

1. Anthem For Doomed Youth (Wilfred Owen) - Sean Bean   |   2. The Half-Killed - Dario Marianelli   |   3. The Last Laugh (Wilfred Own) - Sean Bean   |   4. Panic Attack - Turin Brakes   |   5. Attack (Siegfried Sassoon) - Gemma Arterton   |   6. Elegy For Dunkirk - Dario Marianelli   |   7. Dulce et Decorum Est (Wilfred Own) - Christopher Eccleston   |   8.  Broken Crown - Mumford & Sons   |   9. How To Kill (Keith Douglas) - Noel Clarke   |   10. Letters - Yann Tiersen   |   11. Arms and the Boy (Wilfred Own) - Gemma Arterton   |   12. Well Worn Hand - Editors   |   13. Suicide In The Trenches (Siegfried Sassoon) - Stephen Graham   |   14. Shallow Grave - The Tallest Man On Earth   |   15. In Times Of Peace (John Agard) - Noel Clarke   |   16. After The Bombs - The Decemberists   |   17. Last Post (Carol Ann Duffy) - Vicky McClure   |   18. Home From War - Frightened Rabbit   |   19. The Dug Out (Siegfried Sassoon) - Sophie Okondeo   |   20. Ghosts That We Knew - Mumford & Sons   |   21. The Soldier (Rupert Brooke) - Sophie Okondeo   |   22. Goodbye England (Covered In Snow) - Laura Marling   |   Bonus: The Soldiering Life - The Decemberists


anonymous asked:

Best true crime books? Im off to the library this week!

Hi! Here’s a large list of my favorite true crime books 🤗 I’ve tried to include something for everyone to enjoy

- ‘Mindhunter’ by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker
- 'The Stranger Beside Me’ by Ann Rule
- 'In Cold Blood’ by Truman Capote
- 'Picture Perfect: The Jodi Arias Story’ by Shana Hogan
- 'My James’ by Ralph Bulger
- 'Cellar Girl’ by Josefina Riviera
- 'Urge To Kill’ by Martin Edwards
- 'Meredith’ by John Kercher
- 'The Boy In the Attic’ by John Malone
- 'Whoever Fights Monsters’ by Robert K. Ressler
- 'A Mother’s Reckoning’ by Sue Klebold
- 'Obsession’ by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker
- 'The Night Stalker’ by Philip Carlo
- 'The Crimes Of Josef Fritzl’ by Stefanie Marsh
- 'Green River, Running Red’ by Ann Rule
- 'Sexual Homicide: Patterns and Motives’ by Ann Burgess, John Douglas, and Mark Olshaker
- 'I Choose To Live’ by Sabine Dardenne
- 'So Brilliantly Clever’ by Peter Graham
- 'Columbine High School Shooting: Student Violence’ by Steven L. Jones
- 'The Shrine Of Jeffrey Dahmer’ by Brian Masters
- 'She Must Have Known’ by Brian Masters
- 'Zodiac’ by Robert Graysmith
- 'The Serial Killer Files’ by Harold Schecter
- 'Looking for Madeleine’ by Anthony Summers and Robyn Swann
- 'One Of Us’ by Asne Seierstad
- 'Criminal Profiling’ by Brent E. Turvey
- 'One Of Your Own: The Life and Times of Myra Hindley’ by Carol Ann Cooper
- 'The Forensic Casebook: The Science Of Crime’ by Ngaire Genge.

Hopefully you can find some of these at your library!

The Defenders

Season 1, “The H Word"

Director: S. J. Clarkson

DoP: Matthew J. Lloyd



Indie distributor Kino Lorber is partnering with actress Illeana Douglas to restore the early films of American women directors. 

  • Ruth Ann Baldwin: 49-’17
  • Alice Guy Blaché: Canned Harmony, A House Divided, The Ocean Waif
  • Grace Cunard: The Purple Mask serial (misc. episodes)
  • Dorothy Davenport Reid: The Red Kimona
  • Gene Gauntier: A Girl Spy Before Vicksburg, Further Adventures of the Girl Spy
  • Helen Holmes: The Hazards of Helen serial (misc. episodes)
  • Cleo Madison: Her Defiance, Eleanor’s Catch
  • Frances Marion: Just Around the Corner
  • Mabel Normand: Caught in a Cabaret, Mabel’s Blunder
  • Ida May Park: Bread
  • Nell Shipman: Something New
  • Lois Weber: Fine Feathers, From Death to Life, The Rosary, Suspense, Hypocrites,Where Are My Children?
  • Elsie Jane Wilson: The Dream Lady

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Gangster AU: Virgil Prolouge

Tag List:  @analogicalisreal, @pastel-princey, @thegeekgirl42, @emovirgil, @cosmic-chu, @redundant-statements-for-400, @fabkatxiety, @parano-vigilant, @defenestrate-yourself-please, @spoooky-bird, @emo-space-trash, @illyrianprincess, @tree4life25, @penstarz96, @sofiedodie, @naomilotus64, @fanderspeasant, @cutecatwhiskers, @sunshinelollip0ps, @toxicsanders, @trash-can-so-do-i, @xxxamerican-psychoxxx, @thagrinbery, @moralitymcdad, @whitewinery, @fandersandfandomsingeneral, @half-blood-geek, @velociowlstudios, @the-laarmy, @thecrazyperson, @novagalaxy4real

Warnings: They do the sex, murder, guns, pimps, violence aaaaaand that’s about it I think? let me know if I need more tags!

Word count: 1,458

A/N: this series is co-written by @asexual-trashbag so big thanks to them, this is a roleplay we’ve been doing, this is mostly unedited sooo enjoy!

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