Beautiful weekend in NY with a high school friend - explored the High Line (stretch of rail converted into green space), 9/11 memorial and museum (powerful and sad), and saw the Phantom of the Opera (check another off on my Broadway bucket list).
Back to a full week of work. 18 days til Europe!
I am a feminist. I’ve been female for a long time now. I’d be stupid not to be on my own side.
Every time I call my grandmother, she asks when I am coming home. She does not mean for a visit. She wants to know I am packing, I am yearning, I am finally becoming the granddaughter and daughter my family hoped for. I do not know how to tell her my feet are always planted by her bedside, my…
This is my “I just woke up and haven’t brushed my hair but wanted to take a selfie because there is so much volume going on right now” face.
bless them for letting baby girl keep her heritage
I peep them braids and that dress
I was just thinking this. She actually takes the children back to visit their family in their home country and they study about their own cultures. She isn’t one of those white people trying to assimilate her non-white children.
Angelina Jolie is a woman who uses her money and publicity to do wonderful, magnificent things. Bless her and this amazing family she has brought together.
I’m in love with their love
You don’t love me well and I’m
too broken to notice when you
do. You are a steel dam and
I’m an open floodgate; you
break my self-esteem and I ruin
your few good days. Here we
are, monster and monster, all
teeth and claws and blood on
the ceiling, but I still crawl to
you when it hurts. You still talk
to me last before you sleep. Not
every day is bad, but I don’t
love you any less when it is.
Men judge us
by our broad
hips and forget
Today in Solidarity: Incredible Women (and Girls) of Ferguson
I can never unlove you. I’ll just love you in a different way now.