Please know there are much better things in life than being lonely or liked or...– Chuck Palahniuk (via strawberryghoul)
We Eat an Apple In My Bed
mileswalser: We’ve been kissing for months. Three times a week our toothbrushes share a chipped porcelain mug in my bathroom. As my lips reach for the juice falling from her laugh, her mom calls. I listen as she talks about Biology, her new job, asks about her sister. Her eyes drop as she whispers, No, I still don’t have a boyfriend. On cue, I stop chewing. She looks at me, waiting for my face...
I don’t believe in love at first sight but I do believe in seeing someone from...– Ryan O’Connell (via hellanne)
As a child I never heard one woman say to me, “I love my body.” Not my mother,...– Kate Winslet (via wrists)
You either like me or you don’t. It took me twenty-something years to learn how...– Daniel Franzese (via fleurstains)
metalled: yea you can “choose” the way you interpret what a slur means the same way you can say that the word “apple” could mean “banana” if you alter the meaning in your brain but in reality, if you say the word “apple” in front of a large group of people who have been exposed to apples their whole lives the majority will think of this
Marry your best friend. I do not say that lightly. Really, truly find the...– N’tima (via rippedvanwinkle)
For the last three decades many Americans have puzzled over a system that gives...– Carrie Rickey (via fireworkselectricbright) “You have to question a cinematic culture which preaches artistic expression, and yet would support a decision that is clearly a product of a patriarchy-dominant society, which tries to control how women are depicted on screen. The MPAA is okay...
I think a better definition of ‘flashback’ needs to be made. It doesn’t have...– Anonymous on survivorrat.tumblr (via queerbeen) Thank you, whoever wrote this. I’ve struggled sometimes because most of the descriptions of PTSD symptoms I’ve read talk solely about visual flashbacks. Not that I’ve had cause to doubt the PTSD itself, since I have almost every single symptom on...
sothisisseventeen: freshly—fit: healthymissfit: carriehopefletcher: stayfear-less: raggedy-andy: 3-amsecrets: this is my favorite thing tyra banks has ever said Tyra Banks can be problematic as hell, but I really like this. Amazing! Brilliant! wonderful <3 my dear followers please please watch this!!
It is all about the money — the only reason dolphins are kept in captivity today...– Ric O’Barry (via freedomforwhales)
Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive.– Hafiz (via viage) sometimes this takes an astonishingly long time to figure out. (via sloanfinley)
sombersombrero: don’t tell me “consent is sexy” don’t you dare fetishize my inherent rights i don’t care if it’s “sexy” or not, it is, above all, vital and necessary there is nothing about my sexual freedom that needs to be made more appealing to you, my partners, or anyone by a catchy-ass slogan goodbye
punsicle: have you ever stayed up late with someone texting or chatting and known as the hours ticked by that you’d be ridiculously tired in the morning but it didnt matter because it was really fun and totally worth losing sleep over just to laugh with someone and enjoy their company maybe and then the next day you keep tiredly recalling how much fun it was while you’re falling asleep in class...
A three-day-old human embryo is a collection of 150 cells called a blastocyst....– Sam Harris, on stem cell research. (via we-are-star-stuff)
Like many Autistic people, I learned to language via scripts. I also learned...– Neurodivergent K, Rude questions & power dynamics (via girljanitor)
tylerthelatteboy: elohelburrito: all-brawn-no-brain: the-girl-who-laughed: THIS IS HILARY FUCKING DUFF. THIS MOTHERFUCKING QUEEN BUILT DISNEY CHANNEL AND DIDN’T HAVE A SAD, DISAPPOINTING DOWNSPIRAL. SHE IS THE ONLY DISNEY STAR THAT GOT IT RIGHT AND NOW SHE’S A HAPPILY MARRIED MOTHER. THAT’S HOW ITS DONE, BITCHES. CAN I ALSO ADD THAT SHE BATTLED ANOREXIA AND BEAT IT ALL TO HELL ...
To be or not to be? Bitch I might be– William Shakespeare. (via paroi)
When two people meet, each one is changed by the other so you’ve got two new...– John Steinbeck (via kari-shma)
Seriously, if we believe a 14 year old is too immature to know how to take a...– “Hey, FDA: Drop the Plan B Age Restriction,” my latest at The Nation (via jessicavalenti)
How many men does it take to wallpaper a...
deliciafelicia: fancybidet: strangeasanjles: moon-cunt: mermaid-vision: notyrqueer: Just one. But you have to slice him very, very thin omg omg omg Buahahahahahahahahahahahahaaaaaa MISANDRY. I snorted this is the best, grossest feminist joke ever and I love it.
I still catch myself feeling sad about things that don’t matter anymore.– Kurt Vonnegut (via battybatty)