Wednesday inspiration from Toni Morrison, born this week in 1931. Morrison is the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature.
"If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it." -Toni Morrison
tattoos by amanda wachob (x)
She taught me all about real sacrifice. That it should be done from love… That it should be done from necessity, not without exhausting all other options. That it should be done for people who need your strength because they don’t have enough of their own.
Evan Osnos looks back at representations of China in American film, and explains how the Chinese onscreen villain has taken a new turn with “House of Cards”: http://nyr.kr/1qsUovj
“By the low standards of cinematic history, the depiction of China rings true enough—the show is a hit, with subtitles, in China—and it does a fine job of capturing a moment in time when it can be difficult to know if a man like the character Xander Feng, the emissary from Beijing, speaks for the leaders whom he purports to represent. Retiring the image of a monolithic Chinese government is one of the show’s innovations.”
So excited to finally be getting my online shop together! Here’s a sneak peek of what will be available! #gold #metallic #calligraphy