A list of beautiful things #21
slow down where it hurts
This is what my wedding cake would look like if I got married in the Italian countryside.
If you liked My Octopus Teacher, you should watch All That Breathes — it’s a moving tribute to human kindness and our kinship to animals.
A wonderfully delicate alternative to the memento mori, which is usually expressed with a skull.
Turn the volume up to 11 on your best sound system and listen to this ethereal song from the Austrian band Molly.
Loved, loved, loved the emotional arc of Episode 2 of Beef, which ended on Steven Yeun playing a stunning acoustic version of Incubus’ “Drive.” It was the scene that drove me to binge the rest of the episodes.
This exhibit at the Berkeley Art Museum looks so freaking cool.
The last two lines of this poem destroyed me.
J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan holds a very poignant truth about adults.
Take 14 minutes out of your life and watch this Oscar-nominated animated short. I cried twice (the kind of crying where tears involuntarily stream down your face) and the ending floored me.
And some little things from me:
How to eat rice like a Filipino.
It recently dawned on me that “I love you” can mean different things.
Things I know now as a 37 year old.
I gave birth to a healthy baby boy in February. His name is Gustavo, and he is a gift.
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