arbiter of cool, issue 11

  • song: "anywhere is" by enya

i rediscovered this song last week and listened to it on repeat for at least an hour.  it might as well be called "this is life: circular, confusing, uncertain."  if you're lucky, your approach will be as calm as her voice.

  • quote

"we must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us." - joseph campbell

  • article

just when i was wondering, "what's going on with that brian williams character?" vanity fair came to my rescue with this article from the may issue.  the anonymous quotes are phenomenal.

  • something inspiring/exciting/beautiful/powerful

ios republic provides free, high-quality photos for creative use.  although it was created in October 2014, it already has an impressive selection.  for example, below is “green shoots” by Tom Eversley, the site's founder.