You think because he doesn’t love you that you are worthless. You think that...– Toni Morrison (via ancestryinprogress) THIS IS THE TRUTH RIGHT HERE! (via curlyingenue)
A revolutionary woman can’t have no reactionary man. If he’s not about...– Assata Shakur (via hearmyhumblecry)
Black woman. Baad woman. Wear your bigness on your chest like a badge, cause...– Assata Shakur (via themovementsmoving)
The black man is going around saying he wants respect; well, the black man will...– Malcolm X, from “The Autobiography of Malcolm X”, as told to Alex Haley, Ballantine Books, New York, 1965, pg. 241. (via wearethedescendantsofstars)
“A rapist doesn’t have to be a stranger to be... →
“A rapist doesn’t have to be a stranger to be legitimate. Someone you never saw. But if you been in public with him, danced one dance, kissed him goodbye lightly with a closed mouth, pressing charges will be as hard as trying to keep your legs closed while five fools try and run a train on you. These men are friends of ours, who smile nicely, stay employed, take us out to dinner, then lock the...
Shake It Out →
Regrets collect like old friends Here to relive your darkest moments I can see no way, I can see no way And all of the ghouls come out to play And every demon wants his pound of flesh But I like to keep some things to myself I like to keep my issues strong It’s always darkest before the dawn And I’ve been a fool and I’ve been blind I can never leave the past behind I can see no way, I can see no...
cygnescholastique: Florence and the Machine Shake It Out (Acoustic Version)
Like a shotgun Needs an outcome I’m your prostitute You gon’ get some.
Hands down, I’m too proud for love, but with eyes shut it’s you i’m thinking of....– Lykke Li, Little Bit (via casssbasss)
What’s the difference between saying I have the right to not be raped, and...– Derrick Jensen, Endgame vol. 1 (via cultureofresistance)
I used to think I was the strangest person in the world but then I thought there...– ~ Frida Kahlo I saw this quote again on my dash and it’s always one I remember. It’s one of the reasons I want to write, create and do things which may put another soul at ease. It’s the relationship I have with my favourite writers, artists and musicians. The fact they’ve been able to delve and...