Kate Bush photographed by Kindlight. Outtake of the photo shoot for the cover of the album The Dreaming, 1982. The album included the song ‘Houdini’and the image works as a standalone tribute to Bess Houdini herself. "With a kiss I pass the key…"
"No one asks how or what I am doing. They could not care less. We’re all looking glasses, we girls, existing only to reflect their images back to them as they’d like to be seen. Hollow vessels of girls to be rinsed of our own ambitions, wants, and opinions, just waiting to be filled with the cool, tepid water of gracious compliance. A fissure forms in the vessel. I’m cracking open.”
We sprawl out in the grass, heads together, like a great windmill. And we lie like this for a long time, I think, holding each other’s hands, feeling our friendship in thumbs and fingers, in the sure, solid warmth of skin […] - A Great and Terrible Beauty
“Patience. I colored patience gray, hung over with black clouds. I colored hope yellow, just like the sun we could see for a few short morning hours. Too soon the sun rose high in the sky & disappeared from view, leaving us bereft and staring at blue.” ― V.C. Andrews, Flowers in the Attic
brittany is a 25-year old australian university student. she is a pisces, a proud ravenclaw and is pledged to house arryn. she supports superheroes, has a particular interest in history and lavish costume dramas and admits to having a weakness for pretty english boys.
she enjoys YA books and can be found blogging about her reading experiences over at nice girls read books.