Rum & Ink

Writing can be difficult. Cocktails help.
An engrossing documentary on an enigmatic figure. It seems almost trite to talking about The Catcher in the Rye now,but there’s no denying the mystery and allure of Salinger as a figure.  

An engrossing documentary on an enigmatic figure. It seems almost trite to talking about The Catcher in the Rye now,but there’s no denying the mystery and allure of Salinger as a figure.  

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)

I dig this

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.