user image

“Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.”
― Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore

Profesora de día, poeta de noche. Proyecto de traductora.

elena follows:

Elena ; 23 y/o; Spain ✧

  • Translator and Spanish teacher
  • ISFJ
  • Tv shows, books, fashion, art & manga.

Links:

jun 4 2015 ∞
oct 8 2017 +

✨: fave

JANUARY

  • Don't Leave by Snakehips & MØ
  • we've never met but, can we have a coffee or something? by In Love With A Ghost
  • Forever Lost by God Is An Astronaut ✨
  • Disintegration Anxiety by Explosions in the Sky
  • Your Hand in Mine by Explosions in the Sky
  • Trouble by Cage The Elephant
  • Charlemagne by Blossoms
  • Trainwreck by BANKS ✨
  • Top Yourself by The Raconteurs

FEBRUARY

  • 30000 Megatons by Pond
  • Hallelujah Money by Gorillaz feat. Benjamin Clementine
  • I Give You Power by Arcade Fire
  • Hot Thoughts by Spoon
  • Playground by Møme
  • Conversation by Fenech-Soler
  • Venus Fly by Grimes ft. Janelle Monáe
jan 7 2017 ∞
oct 10 2017 +

Goal: 15 books

reading

  • Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
  • The Wise Man's Fear by Patrick Rothfuss (paused)
  • Uprooted by Naomi Novik (paused)

finished

  • Immortality by Milan Kundera ✨
  • Nuevas masculinidades by Marta Segarra
  • Aforismos sobre el arte de saber vivir by Arthur Schopenhauer
  • Fin by David Monteagudo
  • The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
  • Blindness by José Saramago
  • The Vegetarian by Han Kang
  • Is That a Fish in Your Ear?: Translation and the Meaning of Everything by David Bellos
  • Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

✨: special place in my heart

jan 7 2017 ∞
aug 26 2017 +

reading

to read

feb 27 2016 ∞
jan 4 2017 +
  • Alt-j
  • Banks
  • FKA twigs
  • Florence + the Machine
  • Gorillaz
  • Tame Impala
  • The Gazette
jan 16 2017 ∞
apr 7 2017 +
  • Old books
  • Indie music
  • The sound of rain
  • Pajama days
  • Japanese literature
  • Falling in love with a new song
  • Languages
  • Travelling
  • Tea cups
  • Sweet things
  • Spending some time by myself
  • Chatting with my sister
  • Comic books
  • Hanging out with my friends
  • Learning new things
  • Fashion
  • Books in original language
  • Neck kisses
  • Dresses
  • Red lipstick
  • Haruki Murakami
aug 9 2015 ∞
mar 29 2017 +
  • Attend the University of my choice
  • Get a degree
  • Pass English Profiency test
  • Pass Noken 4
  • Pass Noken 3
  • Pass Noken 2
  • Pass Noken 1
  • Pass French B2
  • Pass French C1
  • Get a master
  • Study a degree in Asian Studies
  • Study a second degree
  • Sustain myself and live on my own
  • Study in a foreign country
  • Stay in touch with my best friends
  • Learn Korean/Italian/Greek/Chinese
  • Visit Japan, Korea, China, Germany, Ireland, the USA, Greece, India, Thailand, Vietnam.
  • Work in something I love
  • Get a pixie cut
oct 17 2015 ∞
jul 13 2017 +
  • efflorescence (n.) a state of blooming, flowering and development.
  • gallivant (v.) the action of endless wandering for the thrill of seeking pleasure in the highest level.
  • infatuation (n.) an intense passion or admiration for someone or something.
  • mellifluous (adj.) sweetly or smoothly flowing; sweet-sounding.
  • numinous (adj.) describing an experience that makes you fearful yet fascinated, awed yet attracted—the powerful, personal feeling of being overwhelmed and inspired.
  • serotinal (adj.) the most romantic and beautiful word pertaining to this time of year, alluding to or occurring in late summer. For example, the breezy, cool nights, the leaves on the ground, the earlier occurrence of the sunset and back to school season are all serotinal manifestations. They are the beginning markings of autumn in the...
jan 7 2017 ∞
oct 21 2017 +
  • Makeup
  • Fashion
    • Mustard sweater
    • Black sweater
    • Blucher shoes
    • adidas Superstar
sep 9 2015 ∞
feb 6 2017 +
  • Alexander McQueen
  • Chanel
  • Comme Des Garçons
  • Elie Saab
  • Georges Hobeika
  • Kenzo
  • Louis Vuitton
  • Rodarte
  • Sacai
  • Vivienne Westwood
  • Zuhair Murad
jul 24 2017 ∞
aug 11 2017 +
  • Ibiza, Balearic Islands, Spain ♥
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Valencia, Spain
  • Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain
  • Florence, Italy
  • Pisa, Italy
  • Venice, Italy
  • Toulouse, France
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Nice, France
  • Cannes, France
  • Antibes, France
  • Málaga, Spain
  • Alicante, Spain
  • Benidorm, Spain
  • Sceaux, France
  • Antony, France
  • Paris, France
  • SOON: Versailles, France
sep 21 2015 ∞
oct 13 2017 +

✨: special place in my heart

Currently watching

  • Arrested Development ✨
  • Fresh Off the Boat
  • Modern Family
  • Narcos ✨
  • Rick and Morty ✨
  • Terrace House

Waiting for new season

  • 13 Reasons Why
  • Black Mirror
  • Black-ish
  • BoJack Horseman ✨
  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine ✨
  • Game of Thrones
  • How to Get Away with Murder ✨
  • Master of None
  • Mr. Robot
  • Orange is the new black
  • Peaky Blinders
jun 4 2015 ∞
oct 20 2017 +
  • Dulce bellum inexpertis. ― Pindar
  • Timendi causa est nescire. ― Seneca
  • Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart. ― Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore .
  • ¿Qué sentido tiene estar con alguien si no te cambia la vida? ― Alejandro Zambra, Bonsai .
  • We are defined by our actions, not our words. ― Captain Fantastic (2016)
  • Te vi follar y fallar y no sé cuándo me gustaste más: si cuando te contemplé proclamándote diosa o cuándo te observé confesándote humana. ― Elvira Sastre, Cuarenta y tres maneras de soltarse el pelo .
  • Para que nada nos separe, que nada nos una. ― Pablo Neruda.
  • Dos personas olvidándose solo están queriéndose de otra manera. ― Elvira Sastre, Baluarte .
jan 7 2017 ∞
aug 13 2017 +
  • Alicia Garcia Nuñez
  • Antonio Lucas
  • Bárbara Butragueño
  • Ben Clark
  • Carmen Juan
  • Elena Medel
  • Elvira Navarro
  • Hasier Larretxea
  • Isabel Cadenas Cañón
  • Javier Vicedo Alós
  • Juan Bello Sánchez
  • Luís García Montero
  • Luna Miguel
  • Martha Asución Alonso
  • Munir Hachemi Guerrero
  • Pablo García Casado
  • Rocío Mendoza Blanco
  • Víctor Peña Dacosta
mar 22 2017 ∞
mar 27 2017 +
  • Los Planetas
  • Love of Lesbian
  • Viva Suecia
jun 21 2017 ∞
jun 21 2017 +