Happy monday

(Source)When you’re in love you never really know whether your elation comes from the qualities of the one you love, or if it attributes them to her; whether the light which surrounds her like a halo comes from you, from her, or from the meeting of your sparks.  — Natalie Clifford Barney (Source)

Romance and stars

Something about short term really makes me want to sleep outside every night. I guess it’s possible, it’s short term right? Anyway, I was thinking the other day of a quote my ever wise roommate said to me one time, something about the moon always making a view more beautiful. Hopefully she’ll read this and

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Te echo de menos

“King of Spain” by The Tallest Man on Earth My grandfather send me and my roommate “Christine” a letter about the economic situation in Spain. I don’t care, it’s still the most beautiful place to me.  (Source)

Lovely friday: “All our young lives…”

(Source) All our young lives we search for someone to love. Someone who makes us complete. We choose partners and change partners. We dance to a song of heartbreak and hope… all the while wondering if somewhere, somehow, there’s someone perfect… who might be searching for us.  -The Wonder Years (Source)


Oh my god! I have another movie recommendation for you! Actually, I really have another director recommendation for you. Already on Hart Beat Sofia Coppola and Cameron Crowe have appeared as guest directors, you could say, and today I want to showcase another one: Quentin Tarantino. (Source) I know, surprising right? Kind of like when

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Angel flying too close to the ground

I want to share one of my favorite romantic songs today. When I was growing up my mom always used to play Willie Nelson in the car with me and my brother. Over the summer I went back to her old cd’s and found one of Willie Nelson singing with other classic country singers. On

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Love and other things

Sorry for the absence Hart Beat. I promise now that Bates Short Term has started I’ll be posting daily again. And, to start this off right, here’s a post that reaches back to the roots of the blog. See you soon Hart Beat. She loved, had a capacity to love, for love, to give and

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Al mar

(Source) I spent a day by the ocean today. I forgot how much I missed the coast. Since short term is starting up at Bates this week I think I have to make a resolution to get I oceanside more often this May. Too bad the forecast says it’s supposed to rain this week. Sad

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Almost famous

Remember my love letter to John Cusack? Well, I have a little secret about that post. It wasn’t really a love letter just for Mr. Cusack. It was a love letter for someone else too… (Source) And that person has a post dedicated just to him today. Ever seen the movie “Elizabethtown“? Or “Jerry Maguire“?

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