Hi, I'm Rachel, I'm 23.

I love all things art, literature and music.  I'm from New Jersey, US.


"Beauty is the indication of truth, because the order which beauty
represents is a confirmation of the pure objective rightness of an idea -- simplicity."

Read the Printed Word!

If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be.

—Goethe (via observando)

Four books on contemporary sociology and economics

 ”The Trapeze Swinger”

this song is an intricate story — look it up if you want.

(Source: Spotify)


The stunning Nasir al-mulk Mosque hides a gorgeous secret between the walls of its fairly traditional exterior: stepping inside is like walking into a kaleidoscope of colors. Every day, the rays of the early morning sun shine through colorful stained-glass windows, transforming the halls into a dazzling wonderland of rich hues, patterns, and light that play on the floor of the mosque.

(Source: mymodernmet)

Comalapa and Antigua, Guatemala,

A few friends that are taking a motorcycle trip from NYC to South America. 

Amazing photos


—Grow Till Tall (round)

I made a round out of this one.

"Call an airstrike"
north beach, san francisco, CA

"Call an airstrike"


north beach, san francisco, CA

As I child, I think he was desperately aware that he had to make himself into a whole person.

—The BBC on psychologist Carl Jung, as a child

When you’re going through a leaving process,
it’s fragile
it’s restless
but it’s happening.