Rum & Ink

Writing can be difficult. Cocktails help.

Each resident will be given a private sleeper car, equipped with a desk, a bed and a window to watch the American countryside roll by for inspiration. Routes will be determined based on availability.

—So Amtrak actually did it; they created a writer residency program. Fans of writing inside a moving vehicle for thousands of miles, this program is for you. (via shortformblog)

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fer1972:

Today’s Classic: Goethe’s Faust (with Special Guest: Mephistopheles)

1. By Richard Roland Holst

2. By Harry Clarke

3. By August von Kreling

4. By Stich von Tony Johannot 

5. By Donn Crane

Bad-ass Faust imagery.