i’m so awkward and unattractive. blah.
tell them i was born into this casket but i wouldn’t pull the splinters...– Andrea Gibson-Ashes
But sometimes we get sad about things and we don’t like to tell other people...– Mark Haddon, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (via daisydandelions)
Anonymous asked: Explain your struggle to me. I want to understand.
so-treu: people of scared of black rage and black self-determination because if they are fully articulated, everything white folks ever loved would be destroyed. namely whiteness. cause if we’re not who you say we are, then you’re not who you say you are either. and righteous rage demands a witness.
Do not chase people. Be you and do your own thing and work hard. The right...– Wu-Tang (via yay-o)
so fucking sick of mental health misunderstanding and stigma. i don’t want to live on this planet anymore.
send me a number →
He spoke of human solitude, about the intrinsic loneliness of a sophisticated...– Nicole Krauss (via troubled)
Writing is something you do alone. Its a profession for introverts who want to...– John Green (via g0ss4m3r)
People are afraid to pursue their most important dreams because they feel that...– Paulo Coelho (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time; all else is grandiose...– Charles Bukowski (via amoralobligation)
Fuck yeah, feminists!: BREAKING: Affordable Care... →
fuckyeahfeminists: From the SCOTUS blog: The Affordable Care Act, including its individual mandate that virtually all Americans buy health insurance, is constitutional. There were not five votes to uphold it on the ground that Congress could use its power to regulate commerce between the states to require…
i just, you know. you know?
1: What eye color do you find sexiest?
2: White, milk, or dark chocolate mocha?
3: If you could get a Sharpie tattoo on your back, what would it be?
4: Did you grow up in a small or big town? Did you like it?
5: Your favorite adult as a child? (and not your parents, if they were your favorite)
6: What kind of smoothie sounds really good right now?
7: Most embarrassing moment from your elementary school years?
8: Most embarrassing moment from your middle school years?
9: Most embarrassing moment from your high school years?
10: Pirates or ninjas? Why?
11: Have you ever climbed a tree more than twenty feet off the ground?
12: Did you like swinging as a child? Do you still get excited when you see a swing set?
13: If you could have any pet in the world, illegal or not, what would you get?
14: What's your most favorite part of your body?
15: What's your most favorite part of your personality?
16: Madonna or Lady Gaga? Neither? Both? Who cares?
17: Have you ever watched the Superbowl all the way through?
18: Have you ever watched any major sporting event drunk?
19: What's the most delicious food you've ever eaten in your life?
20: Margarine or butter? Which did you grow up with?
21: Whole, skim, 1%, or 2% milk? (Did you know they make 1 1/2% milk?)
22: Which continents have you been on?
23: Do you get motion sickness? Any horror stories?
24: Backpacks or satchels?
25: Would you wear a rainbow jacket? A neon yellow sweater? Checkered pants?
26: What was your favorite cartoon growing up?
27: If you had to have a cow or a pig, which would you take? Why?
28: If you had to look at one city skyline for the rest of your life, which would it be?
29: Longest plane ride you've ever been on?
30: The latest you've ever slept?
31: Would you buy a sweater covered in kitten pictures? Would you wear it if someone gave it you for free?
32: Do you pick at scabs?
33: Favorite kind of bean? Kidney? Black? Pinto?
34: How far can you throw a baseball?
35: If you had to move to another country, where would you move?
36: Have you ever eaten Ethiopian food? Vietnamese? Korean? Nepalese? How was it?
37: Small, liberal arts school or public university? Why?
38: A relationship with love or one with sex?
39: Do you eat enough vegetables?
40: Do you like horror movies? How about thrillers?
41: Would you scratch a crotch itch in public?
42: Do you swear in front of your parents?
43: Coolest thing you've ever been for Halloween?
44: If you could change your natural hair color, would you? To what?
45: Do you want to get married? Have kids?
46: Do you use a reusable water bottle? If not, you should.
47: City or nature person?
48: Have you ever used something other than "makeup" as makeup? (Like paint? Markers?)
49: Can you walk well in high heels? Even if you're a guy?
50: Post 5 awesome things about yourself. BRAG AWAY!
That one best friend that turned into a stranger.
I don’t know who I am anymore Not once in life have I been real But...– Flyleaf-This Close
for some people happiness is just a reduction in suffering.– Buddy Wakefield-Human the Death Dance
The hardest part about walking away from someone is when you realize that no...– (via thoughtsonfire)
why is this poem so shitty ugh. listening to andrea gibson for inspiration.
I want a soulmate who can sit me down, shut me up, tell me ten things I don’t...– Henry Rollins (via alexandra-angeline)
I am passionate about everything in my life -first and foremost, passionate...– bell hooks (via theangryblackwoman)
My pain is so deep that it never had a cause nor does it lack a cause now. What...– Notebooks, Cesar Vallejo (via fuckyeahexistentialism)
If I listen to the voices inside my head, I may end up in prison, mental...– Meari’s Inner Demons Jailed in Papers. (via meariwrites)
As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being...– Steve Maraboli (via simply-quotes)
Make your own Bible. Select and collect all the words and sentences that in all...– Ralph Waldo Emerson (via spruceandphoenixfeather)
Tips for Helping a Friend
fiuactiveminds: Do: Act sooner rather than later Be direct and honest; talk openly Be positive; encourage your friend Listen carefully Show empathy, be supportive Take care of yourself Seek help from a professional; tell a trusted adult Be available Be patient Express concerns in specific terms Feel confident that your friend can get better Be aware and non-judgmental Ask what you...
Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep...– Fyodor Dostoyevsky (via troubled)
seriously, fuck you.
Sometimes, I feel the past and the future pressing so hard on either side that...– Evelyn Waugh, Brideshead Revisited (via au-la)