• A Raisin in the Sun
  • Lilies of the Field
  • A Patch of Blue
  • To Sir, with Love
  • In the Heat of the Night
  • Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
  • Barefoot in the Park
  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  • The Chase
  • Bonnie and Clyde
  • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • The Apartment
  • Funny Girl
  • Band of Outsiders
  • Cool Hand Luke
  • The Haunting
  • Jules et Jim
mar 17 2020 ∞
mar 17 2020 +
  • A History of Psychiatry: From the Era of the Asylum to the Age of Prozac by Edward Shorter
  • Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason by Michel Foucault
  • Night Falls Fast: Understanding Suicide by Kay Redfield Jamison
  • Out of Her Mind: Women Writing on Madness by Rebecca Shannonhouse
  • Sanity, Madness and the Family: Families of Schizophrenics by R.D. Laing, Aaron Esteron
    • The Politics of Experience/The Bird of Paradise by R.D. Laing
  • The Discovery of the Art of the Insane by John M. MacGregor

Memoirs & Auto-Biographies:

feb 5 2020 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • 100 Years of Fashion Illustration by Cally Blackman
  • Advanced Style by Ari Seth Cohen
  • Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore by Terry Newman
feb 2 2020 ∞
feb 8 2020 +
  • Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott
  • Help! For Writers: 210 Solutions to the Problems Every Writer Faces by Roy Peter Clark
    • The Glamour of Grammar: A Guide to the Magic and Mystery of Practical English by Roy Peter Clark
  • How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster
  • On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction by William Zinsser
  • On Writing: A Memoir on the Craft by Stephen King
  • Politics and the English Language by George Orwell
  • Telling True Stories: A Nonfiction Writers' Guide from the Nieman Foundation at Harvard University by Mark Kramer, edited by Wendy Call
feb 1 2020 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • art
    • Art as Politics in the Third Reich by Jonathan Petropoulos
    • Bright Earth: Art and The Invention of Color by Phillip Ball
    • Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography by Roland Barthes
      • Image-Music-Text by Roland Barthes
    • Degenerate Art: The Attack on Modern Art in Nazi Germany, 1937 edited by Olaf Peters
    • Pioneers of Modern Typography by Herbert Spencer
    • South of Pico: African American Artists in Los Angeles in the 1960s and 1970s by Kellie Jones
    • The Elements of Typographic Style by Robert Bringhurst
  • film
dec 9 2019 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • Ain't I a Woman: Black Woman and Feminism by Bell Hooks
  • Among the Thugs by Bill Buford
  • Angry White Men: American Masculinity at the End of an Era by Michael Kimmel
    • Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men by Michael Kimmel
  • Obediance to Authority: Stanley Milgram
  • Regarding the Pain of Others by Susan Sontag
  • Suicide: A Study in Sociology by Emile Durkheim
  • The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
  • The Souls of Black Folk by W.E.B. Du Bois
  • The Society of the Spectacle by Guy Debord
nov 12 2019 ∞
feb 8 2020 +
  • #1 Record by Big Star
  • 39 Minutes of Bliss In An Otherwise Meaningless World by Caesars
  • 69 Love Songs by the Magnetic Fields
  • A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar by Dashboard Confessional
  • Absolution by Muse
  • Aftermath by The Rolling Stones
  • Black On Both Sides by Mos Def
  • Bleed American/Jimmy Eat World by Jimmy Eat World
  • Blood On the Tracks by Bob Dylan
  • Bows + Arrows by the Walkmen
  • Boy by U2
  • Bubble & Scrape by Sebadoh
  • Closer by Joy Division
  • Contra by Vampire Weekend
  • Daisy by Brand New
  • Darkside of the Moon by Pink Floyd
  • Deja Entundu by Brand New
  • Disintegration by The Cure
may 15 2015 ∞
oct 6 2019 +
  • color(s): black, white, & red
  • band: Joy Division
  • ice cream: cookies n cream or chocolate chip cookie dough
  • movie: Drugstore Cowboy
  • filmmaker: Paul Thomas Anderson
  • book: Invisible Monsters by Chuck Palahnuik
  • food: pasta
  • singer: Hope Sandoval, Mazzy Star
  • pizza: spinach with feta cheese
  • song: The Ballad of El Goodo by Big Star
  • music video: "Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground" directed by Michel Gondry
  • memoir: A Piece of Cake by Cupcake Brown
  • painter: Emil Nolde
  • graphic novel:
  • day of the week: Friday, because it feels like the start of something good.
  • actor: Sam Rockwell
  • TV Show: The Adventures of Pete & Pete
apr 21 2017 ∞
oct 6 2019 +
  • Breaking my nose (I have an irrational fear of breaking my nose)
  • My parents dying before they can see me as a functional healthy successful adult.
  • Debt: Never paying off my student loans. Accumulating even more debt. Living in debt.
  • Caring so much about other people's opinions.
  • In general, breaking any bone.
  • Talking about my mental illness(es)/mental health problems to anyone, especially my family.
  • Grammar. My grammar sucks.
  • Suicidal thoughts/committing suicide: Thinking things get so bad that I have to commit suicide.
  • Continuing to tolerate bullying and abuse. Never being able to stand up for myself and others.
  • Diabetes: I don't want it. It's in my fam...
apr 10 2017 ∞
may 24 2017 +
  • Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference by Cordelia Fine
  • Urban Tantra: Sacred Sex for the Twenty-First Century by Barbara Carrellas
  • What You Really Really Want: The Smart Girl's Shame-Free Guide to Sex and Safety by Jaclyn Friedman
feb 5 2020 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • Fiction
    • Broken Monsters by Lauren Beukes
      • The Shinning Girls by Lauren Beukes
    • The Dead Zone by Stephen King
    • The Fifty Year Sword by Mark Z. Danielewski
    • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
    • The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
  • Non-Fiction
    • Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places by Colin Dickey
    • Monsters: A Bestiary of the Bizarre by Christopher Bell
      • Mythology: The Complete Guide to Our Imagined World by Christopher Bell
    • Mystery Cults of the Ancient World by Hug...
feb 2 2020 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • The Painted Bird by Jerzy Kosinski
  • The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
  • This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen by Tadeusz Boroswki
feb 2 2020 ∞
feb 5 2020 +
  • A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose by Eckhart Tolle
  • Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ by Daniel Goleman
  • Mistakes Were Made (But Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts by Carol Tavris, Elliot Aronson
  • The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessel A. van der kolk
    • When the Body Says No: The Cost of Hidden Stress by Gabor Mate
  • The Mindful Path through Shyness: How Mindfulness and Compassion Can Help Free You from Social Anxiety, Fear, and Avoidance by Steven H. Flowers
  • Toxic Parents: Overcoming Their Hurtful Legacy and Reclaiming Your Life by Susan Forward
feb 1 2020 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
  • A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway
    • For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
  • A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
  • Animal Farm by George Orwell
  • As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
    • Light in August by William Faulkner
  • Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
  • Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin
  • Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
  • Lie Down in Darkness by William Styron
  • Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  • Native Son by Richard Wright
  • Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
feb 1 2020 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • American Predator: The Hunt for the Most Meticulous Serial Killer of the 21st Century by Maureen Callahan
  • The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover's Secret FBI by Betty Medsger
  • Columbine by Dave Cullen
  • Dark Alliance: The CIA, The Contras and the Cocaine Explosion by Gary Webb
  • Death Scenes: A Homicide Detective's Scrapbook by Sean Tejaratchi, Katherine Dunn, Jack Huddleston
  • Doctor Dealer: The Rise and Fall of an All-American Boy and His Multimillion-Dollar Cocaine Empire by Mark Bowden
  • Heaven's Gate: America's UFO Religion by Benjamin E. Zeller
  • In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
  • Raven: The Untold Story of the Rev. Jim Jones and His People by Tim Reiterman
    • The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peop...
dec 9 2019 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • 120 Banned Books: Censorship Histories of World Literature by Nicholas J. Karolides, Dawn B. Sova
  • 1776 by David McCullough
  • A History of Psychiatry: From the Era of the Asylum to the Age of Prozac by Edward Shorter
  • All the President's Men by Carl Bernstein, Bob Woodward
  • Armed Struggle: The History of the IRA by Richard English
  • Auschwitz: True Tales from a Grotesque Land by Sara Nomberg-Przytyk
  • Bloods: An Oral History of the Vietnam War by Black Veterans by Wallace Terry
  • Bright Young People: The Lost Generation of London's Jazz Age by D.J. Taylor
  • Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West by Dee Brown
  • Cleansing the Fatherland: Nazi Medicine a...
nov 12 2019 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • 92 best/favorite movies of the 90s
  • 16 best/favorite films of 1992
  • 92 best/favorite songs of 1992
  • 92 best/favorite songs of the 90s
  • 92 best/favorite films since 1992
  • 16 best/favorite albums of 1992
  • 16 best/favorite songs of 1992
  • 16 best/favorite books of 1992
  • 92 best/favorite books since 1992
  • 92 favorite books of the 90s
  • 16 favorite books of the 90s
  • January music playlist
  • Favorite January things
  • 16 favorite things about being born in January
apr 22 2017 ∞
apr 22 2017 +
  • Music. All types. All genres. Whatever moves me.
  • Frosted sprinkled sugar cookies during Christmas.
  • Watching people enjoy themselves.
  • Abstract paintings
  • poka dots
  • good writing
  • flowers
  • Hot baths especially during winter with bath bombs and scented soap.
  • white cheddar popcorn
  • Sleeping in band Tee's. I'm dedicated to Rock n Roll.
  • Pizza. 'Cause who doesn't love pizza?
  • All day Law & Order and Criminal Minds marathons.
  • Boys with black hair
  • Going to the movies early in the afternoon, while eating white cheddar popcorn and peach rings/sour gummy worms, with my fe...
apr 14 2017 ∞
may 7 2017 +
  • Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster by Jon Kraukauer
  • Wandering Through Winter: A Naturalist's Record of a 20,000-Mile Journey Through the North American Winter by Edwin Way, Ann H. Zwinger
  • Off the Wall: Death in Yosemite by Michael P. Ghiglieri
    • Over the Edge: Death in Grand Canyon by Michael P. Ghiglieri
feb 9 2020 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • Never in a Hurry: Essays on People and Places by Naomi Shihab, Beck Whitehead
  • Queer and Trans Artists of Color: Stories of Some of Our Lives by Nia King
  • Seven Pleasures: Essays on Ordinary Happiness by Wilard Spiegelman
  • So Sad Today: Personal Essays by Melissa Broder
  • The Next American Essay by John D'Agata
  • Unholy Ghost: Writers on Depression edited by Neil Casey
feb 2 2020 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • How to Cook Everything Vegetarian: Simple Meatless Recipes for Great Food by Mark Bittman
  • Mastering the Art of French Cooking by Julia Child
  • The Complete Italian Vegetarian Cookbook: 350 Essential Recipes for Inspired Everyday Eating by Jack Bishop, Ann Stratton
  • The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South by Michael W. Twitty
  • The Joy of Cooking by Irma S. Rombauer
  • The Taste of America by John L. Hess, Karen Hess
  • Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone by Deborah Madison
feb 2 2020 ∞
feb 3 2020 +
  • 11/22/63 by Stephen King
  • 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
  • 33 Revolutions Per Minute: A History of Protest Songs, from Billie Holiday to Green Day by Dorian Lynskey
  • A Bright Shinning Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam by Neil Sheehan
  • A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
  • And the Band Played On: Politics, People and the AIDS Epidemic by Randy Shilts
  • Being and Time by Martin Heidegger
  • Berlin by Jason Lutes
  • Che Guevara: A Revolutionary Life by Lee Anderson
  • Civil Disobedience and Other Essays by Henry David Thoreau
  • Collected Poems by Robert Lowell
  • Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II by John W. Dower
  • Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • Fear and Trembling by Soren Kierkegaard
apr 11 2018 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • Aldous Huxley: An English Intellectual by Nicholas Murray
  • Autobiography of a Face by Lucy Grealy
    • Truth and Beauty by Ann Patchett
  • Becoming by Michelle Obama
  • Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • Biko by Donald Woods
  • Bluets by Maggie Nelson
  • Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir by Paul Monette
  • Cash by Johnny Cash, Patrick Carr
    • Johnny Cash and the Paradox of American Identity by Leigh H. Edwards
  • Charles Bukowski: Locked in a Crazy Life by Howard Sounes
  • Composition in Black and White: The Life of Philippa Schuyler by Kathryn Talalay
  • Diana: Her True Story in Her Own Words by...
nov 12 2019 ∞
feb 9 2020 +
  • 6 Feet Under
  • Absolutely Fabulous
  • Bob's Burgers
  • Boston Legal
  • Breaking Bad
  • Broadcity
  • Community
  • Dead Like Me
  • Dexter
  • Grace and Frankie
  • Halt and Catch Fire
  • House of Cards
  • Mad Men
  • Monty Python's Flying Circus
  • Mr. Robot
  • Mystery Science Theater 2000
  • Northern Exposure
  • Numb3rs
  • Orange is the New Black
  • Riverdale
  • The Newsroom
apr 10 2017 ∞
apr 4 2019 +
  • Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
  • Moon
  • Box of Moonlight
  • Straw Dogs
  • Matchstick Men
  • Charlie's Angels
apr 10 2017 ∞
apr 10 2017 +
  • Lovely & Amazing/Please Give
  • Being John Malkovich
  • Into the Wild
  • The 40 Year Old Virgin
  • The Soloist
apr 10 2017 ∞
apr 10 2017 +
  • Zodiac
  • In the Cut
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • You Can Count on Me
  • Infinitely Bipolar Bear
  • Foxcatcher
  • The Kids Are All Right
  • 13 Going On 30
apr 6 2017 ∞
apr 10 2017 +