Backstage at the 1954 Pierre Balmain Couture show. Photos by Mark Shaw.
Although it does look like a strange, alien sea creature basket stars are a classified species. They have 5 arms which branch of to catch prey. They use these arms to move along and climb coral. They spread around their “branchlets” to create a large net and capture smaller sea creatures. (Article)
sometimes I wish I played a sport that was a game & was fun instead of mental and physical torture daily
okay seriously if you’re in a relationship or even a friendship and you find yourself spending more time crying out of sadness or arguing with them, leave them. i don’t care if they’re a modern day aphrodite/adonis or a gift bestowed upon you by the gods. toxic people are dangerous and i highly advise cutting them out of your life and finding someone who makes you laugh until you snort your drink out your nose instead.
Sylvia Plath (via myrisingvoice)
oh my god she is a fucking boss
im actually really afraid that no one will fall in love with me
Fall in love with my damn self, then watch them flock thinking they can love me better.
My counselor suggested that I imagine my anxiety as a monster, and to imagine myself chasing it around, kicking it, stomping on it, etc. whenever I’m defying it. It’s been very helpful.
- Sir Dr William Osler (via psych-facts)