When my absence doesn’t alter your life, then my presence has no meaning in it.– unknown (via nostalgic-ghada)
I’m full of love, and nobody wants it.– Dylan Klebold (via filthy-souls)
Life is like that. You live it forward, but understand it backward.– Abraham Verghese, Cutting for Stone (via funpoolparty)
I have always had a repulsive need to be something more than human.– David Bowie (via easymomentsandobsession)
“I love identifying the divine source as the “Universe” because it implicates...– From “Why I Love The Universe More Than I Love God.” (via dearuniversethebook)
Comparison is an act of violence against the self.– Iyanla Vanzant (via thestufflifeismadeof)
When I first became a feminist twenty years ago, I had an old-school feminist...– Minna Hong This is an excerpt from her essay in the Let’s Talk About Names series (I have one too) on Flyover Feminism and Are Women Human? The essay focuses on her experiences with people trying to pronounce her name, race, last name changes and feminism. I love this excerpt. I wrote about...
how far have you walked for men who’ve never held your feet in their laps? how...– Warsan Shire (via babynaruto)
kissingtherivermouth: some kid pulled my wings off yesterday with a gleeful smile and a practiced hand— and I could not remember if I’d been an angel or an insect and I cannot find my wings to look.
I’m leaving tomorrow for Nevada, California, Oregon, and then finally Washington. I’ll be staying in Portland for most of the time. I just want to say a few things before I leave. First, everyone in Ocean Springs, I love you. You will always be my home but I have to see something bigger. You are space between the bed and wall that I will never miss but always remember. Second, I am...
If a woman wants to see the nature of a man, tell him “No.– Bev Jo (via marjchaos) And then you’ll see that it’s really men who are the irrational and hyper-emotional ones (p.s., anger is an emotion and males with an entitlement complex excel at expressing it, especially towards women and girls who don’t or refuse to succumb to his bullshit). (via...