Made it this Far

Adventures of a college dog nerd: Agility, College, Instructing, Papillons, Girlfriend, with a splash of Dresden files, Batman, and Marvel Comics


"tea is just leaf water!" "yeah well coffee is just bean water!" wow, it’s. it’s like everything is made of things. this door is just wood rectangle. this poster is just ink paper. this lemonade is just lemon water. wow, it’s like you can combine ingredients to make things that are more enjoyable than the initial parts of the equation. sure is a magical world we live in

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I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life. If you are interested in something, no matter what it is, go at it full speed ahead. Embrace it with both arms, hug it, love it and above all become passionate about it. Lukewarm is no good.

—Roald Dahl (via beatboxgoesthump)

(Source: onlinecounsellingcollege, via threnodie)

My girlfriend drove all the way out to my workplace yesterday to give me dinner and coffee. She is the absolute best.

Do you know my dog’s name," Hades asked?
“Cerberus,” I said promptly. “But everyone knows that.”
“Do you know what it means?”
I opened my mouth and closed it again. I shook my head.
“It is from an ancient word, kerberos. It means ‘spotted’.”
I blinked. “You’re a genuine Greek god. You’re the Lord of the Underworld. And… you named your dog SPOT?”
“Who’s a good dog?” Hades said, scratching the third head behind the ears and making the beast’s mouth drop open in a doggy grin. “Spot is. Yes, he is.

—Jim Butcher, “Skin Game” (via garrustargaryen)

Dog days of summer