“Colder winters, warmer beer, but more money for my science." — Abigail Ferrieri, 28, Germany”
— As part of The Xpat Project, NPR asked American expatriates to answer — in 10 words or less — the 10-word question: What does it mean to you to be an expatriate? Here are some of the responses. (via npr)
11:54 am • 5 December 2013 • 310 notes
There is this Icelandic word skúffuskáld, which means someone who’s secretly a poet. It literally means “drawer poet”, someone who writes poetry but chugs it all into his desk drawer instead of showing it to people.
(Source: icelandiclanguage, via greygrays)
4:27 pm • 1 December 2013 • 6,815 notes